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The British Legal History Conference 2022

BLHC 2022 is being organised in association with the Irish Legal History Society and will be held in the Law School, Queen’s University, Belfast, on 6-9 July 2022, a year later than planned.*

The conference theme is LAW AND CONSTITUTIONAL CHANGE. The Call for Papers has closed. Decisions on submitted abstracts will be communicated as soon as possible and no later than the end of October 2021.

The conference programme will be published in January 2022 and registration will open in February 2022.

Links to conference information, which will appear in early 2022, can be found in the navigation bar above.

We are looking forward to welcoming you to Queen’s, Belfast.


Professor Norma Dawson and Dr David Capper (QUB)

co-convenors of the conference organising committee:

Professor Patrick Geoghegan, TCD

John Gordon, solicitor

Kevin Neary, solicitor

Dr Niamh Howlin, UCD

Dr Kevin Costello, UCD

Dr Conor McCormick, QUB

Dr Coleman Dennehy, UCD




(* Please note that to preserve the biennial pattern of BLHCs, the next conference after this one will take place in 2024.)