Centres, Institutes, Clinics, Research Chairs & Units

The Faculty of Law houses the:

  1. Centre for Advanced Corporate and Insolvency Law;
  2. Centre for Child Law;
  3. Centre for Human Rights;
  4. Centre for Intellectual Property Law;
  5. Centre for Law and Medicine (in conjunction with the Department of Forensic Medicine of the Faculty of Health Sciences);
  6. Centre for Sports Law in Africa;
  7. Institute for International and Comparative Law in Africa (ICLA);
  8. International Development Law Unit;
  9. Law Clinic; and
  10. Extractive Industries Law in Africa Programme(EILAF), the first of its kind on the continent.

The Faculty also has the:

  1. Adams & Adams Chair in Intellectual Property Law;
  2. Chair in Barclays Africa Banking Law in Africa;
  3. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Chair in Education Law in Africa;
  4. South African Research Chairs Initiative in International Development and African Economic Relations; and
  5. South African Research Chairs Initiative in International Constitutional Law.

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