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Department of Law

We are European and international in character

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About the Department of Law

The Department of Law is European and international in character, comparative in its approach and contextual in its perspectives. It is committed to the study of law in its many facets. 

Our researchers study the challenges facing European law, private law, constitutional and administrative law, public and private international law, climate change law, environmental law, competition law and economic regulation, and algorithmic, computational and digital law with PhD opportunities across social, cultural, political and economic topics.

Our methods are diverse. The spectrum of research developed in the department spans doctrinal legal research, critical legal studies, empirical analysis, law and economics, law and technology, comparative law, and more.


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HAEU CFR collection

New Archival Collection: Charter of Fundamental Rights

The Charter of Fundamental Rights Collection, assembled by Law Researchers Niall Coghlan and Marc Steiert, comprises copies of the travaux préparatoires of the 1999-2000 Charter Convention and other related documents. The collection is available for online consultation in the HAEU database.

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Leticia Díez Sánchez receives doctoral thesis awards

EUI Law Alumna Leticia Díez Sánchez has received the First Place Award for the best doctoral thesis in European Law from the European Law Faculties Association (ELFA), as well as the Thesis Prize from the European Public Law Organization (EPLO).

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The EUI PhD programme in Law

Academy of European Law (EUI): Summer Courses in Florence

Why study Law at the EUI?

Department of Law

Villa Salviati

Via Bolognese, 156
50139 Firenze (FI)

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