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UK Fellow, Law, Medieval Studies, elected in 2006

Professor Hector MacQueen FBA

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About this Fellow

Law Private Law (Contract, Restitution, Tort) Legal History Intellectual Property and Information Law Scots Law Private Law (Property, Equity, Trusts) Private Law (Family, Persons)



Current post

  • Professor of Private Law, University of Edinburgh

Past Appointments

  • Visiting Professor, Cornell University, 1991
  • Lecturer to Reader, University of Edinburgh, 1979 - 1994
  • Visiting Professor, Utrecht University, 1997
  • Professor of Private Law, on leave as a Scottish Law Commissioner until April 2018, University of Edinburgh, 1994


Common Law and Feudal Society in Mediaval Scotland 1993

Copyright, Competition and Industrial Design 1995 (2nd edition)

Contract Law in Scotland 2000

Other Law Fellows

Professor Trevor Allan

Legal and constitutional theory, particularly the moral ideal of the rule of law; public law and civil liberties, especially the common law constitution of the United Kingdom (common law constitutionalism)