Professor Robert Stevens joins the faculty as the Herbert Smith Freehills Professor of English Private Law. Previously he was a Professor in commercial law at UCL , a lecturer in law at the University of Oxford and a Fellow and Tutor in Law at Lady Margaret Hall where he taught from 1994 to 2007.
He read law as an undergraduate at the University of Oxford, where he also studied for the Bachelor of Civil Law. He was called to the Bar in 1992. He has taught and lectured widely both within the Commonwealth (Australia and Canada) and Continental Europe (Germany, the Netherlands, Spain).
Some presentations on video:
- Causation and Contribution
- Contract terms in insolvency and the pari passu principle - a Commercial Law Centre webinar
- Questions for John Gardner launching his book “From Personal Life to Private Law”
- Responding to Baroness Hale on the Role of the Judiciary at the SLS Annual Conference 2016