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UK Fellow, Law, elected in 1977

Professor Sir Guenter Treitel FBA

About this Fellow


Current post

  • Formerly Vinerian Professor of English Law, University of Oxford

Past Appointments

  • Fellow, Magdalen College University of Oxford, 1954 - 1979
  • All Souls Reader in English Law, University of Oxford, 1964 - 1979
  • Fellow and Vinerian Professor of English Law, All Souls College University of Oxford, 1979 - 1996
  • formerly Vinerian Professor of English Law, University of Oxford, University of Oxford, 1979


The law of contract 1962, 11th edn, 2003

Overseas Sales Benjamin's Sale of goods 1974, 7th edn, 2006

Remedies for breach of contract: a comparative account 1988

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