BiographyTony Honoré has been teaching in the Oxford faculty since 1948. Though retired from his Chair, he teaches seminars in Jurisprudence for the BCL jointly with Dr John Gardner.
His research interests lie in Roman legal history, especially that of the Roman jurists; Trust Law in South Africa and other civil law or mixed jurisdictions; legal philosophy, especially questions of responsibility; and comparative law.
He was Regius Professor of Civil Law from 1971 to 1988. He is the author of sixteen books and over a hundred articles.