Speaker announced for the third annual Queens’ Distinguished Lecture in Law

We are delighted that Queens’ alumnus Lord Falconer, recently-retired as the Visitor of the College, will speak at this high profile event, following lectures given by Baroness Hale (President of the Supreme Court) in 2015 and Lord Grabiner (Master of Clare College) in 2016.

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Chancellor 2003-2007
(Queens’, 1970 matriculation)


The effects of the Constitutional Reform Act 2005 - has it strengthened or weakened our constitution?


The lecture is followed by a Dinner in Old Hall.

The Lecture and Dinner are generously sponsored by Redress Solutions PLC, courtesy of Mr Marius Nasta (Queens’ LLM, 1990) and Mr Michael Zuckerman.

Further details:

This popular event is by invitation only and places will be allocated on a strictly first-come-first-served basis. Official invitations and further details about this event will be emailed shortly.

Previous law lectures:

Patel v. Mirza - Illegality and Restitution explained by the Supreme Court.

The Right to Live and the Right to Die