UCL Laws Staff

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Robert Stevens   ROBERT STEVENS
Professor of Commercial Law

contact details:
Tel: +44 (0)20 7679 1537 | internal: x2537
Email: robert.stevens@ucl.ac.uk
Administrator: Phil Baker
+44 (0)20 7679 1478 | internal: x21478

Professor Robert Stevens joined the faculty in July 2007. Previously he had been a lecturer in law at the University of Oxford and a Fellow and Tutor in Law at Lady Margaret Hall where he had taught from 1994.

He read law as an undergraduate at the University of Oxford, where he also studied for the Bachelor of Civil Law. He was called to the Bar in 1992. He has taught and lectured widely both within the Commonwealth (Australia and Canada) and Continental Europe (Germany, the Netherlands, Spain). He has lectured for the Judicial Studies Board, and holds a consultancy with Clifford Chance.

Professor Stevens’ research interests cover a wide range of topics within commercial law, and private law more generally. He has published within the following areas

From 2004

Torts and Rights (Oxford University Press, 2007).

Edited Book
Cross Border Security and Insolvency (Oxford University Press, 2001). Co-editor (with Professor Michael Bridge).

Articles and Chapters in Books



Current Teaching
Conflict of Laws

International Trade Law
International and Comparative Secured Transactions
International Commercial Restitution

PhD Supervision
Professor Stevens has extensive experience of graduate supervision, and welcomes approaches from prospective students for supervision within any area of his competence

page updated on 19 January, 2012