Tuesday, 3 November 2015, 6pm

The Annual Lord Renton Lecture

to be given by

Lord Walker of Gestingthorpe

“As If… The Wonderland of Statutory Hypotheses”

The text of Lord Walker’s lecture will be available to download shortly

Lecture Venue:  
Institute of Advanced Legal Studies 
Charles Clore House,
17 Russell Square,
London WC1B 5DR 

Tickets not required.


“What Yemshaw Could Have Said”

to read text of Donald L. Drakeman’s October 2015 lecture
Go to the Library



The Statute Law Society was founded in 1968 and has members throughout Britain, Europe and the Commonwealth. The Society is a charitable body which aims to educate the legal profession and the public about the legislative process, with a view to encouraging improvements in statute law.

The current President of the Society is Lord Dyson, former Justice of the Supreme Court and currently Master of the Rolls, the head of the civil judiciary in England and Wales. Lord Justice Sales is the Chairman of the Council.  For details of other members of the Council click here.

The Society fulfils its brief by:

  • Keeping members informed via our Legislative E-mail alerts
    • updates on literature of interest
    • lectures and events offered by the Society and other groups
  • organising Statute Law Society lectures and conferences.
  • providing opportunities for informal discussion among members of the legislative community through Society events. Constitution of the Statute Law Society


The Statute Law Society is a registered Charity. No. 261226