Law; Public Law
About this Fellow
I began my career in Cambridge (where I was a research fellow at Jesus College) before moving to St Andrews, where I taught from 1977 to 1991, except for a visiting professorship at University of Minnesota in 1987-8; while there I also taught at Carleton College, Minnesota. I was Professor of Classics at Royal Holloway from 1991, before coming to UCL to take up the Chair of Greek in 2003. My research interests include Greek lyric poetry, tragedy and comedy, oratory, rhetoric and law.
- Emeritus Professor of Greek, University College London
- Professor of Greek, Department of Greek and Latin, UCL, 1970
- Emeritus Professor of Greek, Department of Greek and Latin, UCL, 1970
- President, Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies, 1970
Law Private Law (Contract, Restitution, Tort) Legal History Intellectual Property and Information Law Scots Law Private Law (Property, Equity, Trusts) Private Law (Family, Persons)
English law of obligations, especially the law of restitution/unjust enrichment and remedies for breach of contract and torts.