Professor James Fawcett FBA

Private International Law: principles, theory and comparative aspects; application to intellectual property and international sale of goods; influence of human rights law on private international law

Elected 2010

Fellow type
UK Fellow
Year elected

Current post

Emeritus Professor of Law, University of Nottingham

Past appointments

University of Nottingham Emeritus Professor of Law

2014 -

University of Nottingham Professor of Private International Law

2013 - 2014


Fawcett and Torremans, Intellectual Property and Private 1998 and 2nd ed 2011

Cheshire, North and Fawcett, Private International Law 11th ed 1987, 12th ed 1992, 13th ed 1999, 14th ed 2008

Fawcett, Harris and Bridge, International Sale of Goods in the Conflict of Laws 2005

Declining Jurisdiction in Private International Law edited by Fawcett 1995

Product Liability in Private International Law: A European Perspective 1993 238 Hague Recueil des cours 1-246

Human Rights and Private International Law 2016 (forthcoming)

Fawcett, Ni Shuilleabhain and Shah , Human Rights and Private International Law 2016 (forthcoming)

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