Law Student's Activities
Lögrétta's Litigation Competition
Every year two teams compete in Lögrétta's Litigation Competition which takes place in February in the court room at RU. Thorbjörg Ásta Leifsdóttir was chosen as the Litigator of the year in 2014.
Law Students Travel to Brussels
EU Law is one of the core courses at RU School of Law and a European Law Institute operates at RU. Students in EU Law take a study trip to Brussels where they visit EU institutions, EFTA, EFTA Surveillance Authority and the Icelandic Standing Committee towards the EU.
Law Students at RU Participate in International Litigation Competitions
Law students at RU participate in the world's largest litigation competition, Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot (linkur). During the competition, the students prepare prosecution and defence papers in a made-up case which is tried before an international court of arbitration. Graduate students can also participate in The Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot every other year opposite Willem C. Vis.