Biography

Eleni Katsampouka is a Stipendiary Lecturer in private law at the Queen’s college. She teaches Tort Law, Contract Law and Roman Private Law. Her research focuses on the law of exemplary (or punitive) damages.

Eleni holds degrees from the University of Athens (LL.B. and LL.M. (both dist)), University College London (LL.M., dist) and the University of Oxford (MSt, dist). Her doctoral studies are funded by the Oxford Law Faculty (Winter Williams and Graduate Assistance Scholarships), the Onassis Foundation, and the Foundation for Education and European Culture. Her MSt was funded by St Cross college (Oxford) and the A. G. Leventis Foundation. Her LL.M. at UCL was funded by the Academy of Athens.

She has previously served as Lecturer at Keble and Worcester colleges, Teaching Fellow in Law at UCL and co-convenor of the Oxford Obligations Discussion Group. She is also a qualified lawyer and has practised law in Brussels (European Commission – DG Competition and Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton’s office). 

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