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Birkenhead Lecture

The annual Birkenhead Lecture is delivered by an eminent Member of the Inn or guest each Autumn. The first Earl of Birkenhead, Frederick Edwin Smith GCSI, PC, KC was was a renowned  debater, barrister and parliamentary performer. Recent lectures include:

Graya News Articles

The following articles are taken from Graya News and are aimed at students, pupils and barristers new to practise. They are written by highly experienced practitioners and offer concise, practical guidance on some of the fundamentals of advocacy.


Exam Preparation

Skeleton Arguments

Mooting and Submissions

Criminal Cases

Civil Litigation

Gray’s Inn Readings

The Gray’s Inn Readings are annual lectures delivered by Britain’s leading legal professionals, held in partnership with Gresham College. Recent lectures include:

More Gray’s Inn Readings can be found on the Gresham College website.

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Student Law Journal

An annual collection of legal essays, articles, case-notes or book reviews written by student Members


Read a recent selection of articles from Graya and Graya News

Library services for students

Including help with legal research and tours of the Library

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