School of Law, Politics and Sociology


Welcome to Sussex Law School. We are one of the most successful and fastest growing law schools in the UK, attracting a wide range of academic specialists and students both nationally and internationally.

Professor Donald McGillivray
Head of Sussex Law School

We pride ourselves on both the very highest academic standards and the warmth and friendliness of our School, as well as our modern and well-equipped home in the Freeman Centre

Sussex Law School is a vibrant, exciting and ambitious department, with an impressive track record of internationally recognised research.


Key Contacts

Head of Department

Professor Donald McGillivray
T +44 (0)1273 877940

Course Coordinator (Undergraduate)

Mrs Jane Lambert
Freeman Building G41
T +44 (0)1273 678261

Mrs Melanie Hart-Murison
Freeman Building G41
T +44 (0)1273 678836

Mr Barry Maughan
Freeman Building G41
T +44 (0)1273 877828

Course Coordinator (LLM & GDL)

Mr Francis Roake 
Freeman Building G41
T +44 (0)1273 877880

Full list of contacts



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