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Institute of Global Law

Institute of Global Law

The Institute's Visiting Professors

Thanks to the continued support of major benefactors such as Clifford Chance, the German Academic Exchange, the Bank of Italy, the M.D. Anderson Foundation of Houston, Texas, Vinson and Elkins, the Enron Corp., Mr Joe Jamail and others, the Institute has, in association with the Texas Institute of Transnational Law, been able to enhance its teaching and research activities by inviting many senior judges and jurists to join us and contrubute to our work. Thus, the following have been invited to come to UCL as Visiting Professors of the Institute.

Recent Visiting Professors

  • Dr Ruth Sefton-Green (Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne University)
  • Professor Anna de Vita (Florence University)
  • Professor Jean-Louis Halpérin (Ecole Normale Supérieure Paris)

Previous Visiting Professors

» 2007 - 2008
» 2006 - 2007
» 2005 - 2006
» 2004 - 2005

» 2003 - 2004
» 2002 - 2003
» 2001 - 2002

Academic Year: 2007-2008

Duration Visitor Country Subjects
First Term Dr Hannes Unberath
Clifford Chance /
DAAD Chair in German Law
Germany Comparative Contracts and Torts
First Term Professor Philippe Jestaz
Clifford Chance Chair in French Law

France
Private Law

Academic Year: 2006 - 2007

Duration Visitor Country Subjects
First Term Professor Philippe Jestaz
Clifford Chance Chair in French Law

France
Private Law
First Term Professor Cesare Mirabelli
Clifford Chance Chair in Italian Law
Italy Constitutional Law
First Term Professor Michele Taruffo
Clifford Chance Chair in Italian Law
Italy Private Law
First Term Professor Vincenzo Zeno-Zencovich
Clifford Chance Chair in Italian Law
Italy Comparative Law and Private Law
Second Term Professor Gerald Mäsch
Clifford Chance /
DAAD Chair in German Law
Germany
Private Law
Second Term

Judge Laurent Truchot
Visiting French Judge
Cour de cassation
Clifford Chance Chair in French Law
France
Private Law
All Terms Dr Florian Wagner-von Papp
Clifford Chance /
DAAD Lecturer in German Law
Germany
Constitutional Law

Academic Year: 2005 - 2006

Duration Visitor Country Subjects
First Term Professor Helmut Koziol
Clifford Chance /
DAAD Chair in German Law
Austria
Tort Law
Comparative Law
First Term M. le Conseiller Hascher
Clifford Chance Chair in French Law
France Private Law
Second Term Professor Philippe Jestaz
Clifford Chance Chair in French Law

France
Private Law
Second Term

To be appointed
Visiting French Judge
Cour de cassation
Clifford Chance Chair in French Law
France
Private Law
Second Term Professor Ulrich Magnus
Clifford Chance /
DAAD Chair in German Law
German
Tort Law
Comparative Law
Second Term Baron Raoul van Caenegem
Clifford Chance
Belgium Comparative Legal History
All Terms Dr Florian Wagner-von Papp
Clifford Chance /
DAAD Lecturer in German Law
Germany
Constitutional Law
TBA To be appointed
Anderson Chair in US Law
USA
 

Academic Year: 2004 - 2005

Duration Visitor Country Subjects
First Term Professor Philippe Jestaz
Clifford Chance Chair in French Law

France
Private Law

Terms 1 & 2

Professor Etienne Picard
Clifford Chance Chair in French Law
France
Public Law
Administrative Law
First Term Professor Christophe Jamin
Clifford Chance Chair in French Law
France Private Law
First Term Professor Johannes Hager
Clifford Chance /
DAAD Chair in German Law
German
Private Law
First Term Professor Carlo Fusaro
Clifford Chance Chair in Italian Law
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Italy
Constitutional Law
First Term Professor François Terré
Clifford Chance Chair in French Law
France
Public Law
Second Term

To be appointed
Visiting French Judge
Cour de cassation
Clifford Chance Chair in French Law
France
Private Law
Second Term Professor Hans-Joachim Cremer
Clifford Chance /
DAAD Chair in German Law
German
Public Law
Second Term Professor Antonio Gambaro
Clifford Chance Chair in Italian Law
Italy
Private Law
Third Term Professor Hubert Bocken
Clifford Chance Chair in French Law
Belgium
Private Law
Comparative Law
Third Term Professor Marcel Storme
Clifford Chance Chair in French Law
Belguim
Private Law
All Terms Dr Thilo Tetzlaff
Clifford Chance /
DAAD Lecturer in German Law
Germany
Constitutional Law
TBA To be appointed
Anderson Chair in US Law
USA
 

Academic Year: 2003 - 2004

Duration Visitor Country Subjects
First Term Professor Philippe Jestaz
Clifford Chance Chair in French Law

France
Private Law
First Term Professor David Anderson
Anderson Chair in US Law
USA
Defamation Law
Second Term M. le Conseiller Jean-Paul Beraudo
Clifford Chance Chair in French Law
France
Private Law
Second Term Professor Margiotta Broglio
Spadolini /
Clifford Chance Chair in Italian Law
Italy
Private Law
Second Term

Professor Giorgio Gaja
Spadolini /
Clifford Chance Chair in Italian Law
Italy
Public International Law
Second Term Professor Wulf-Henning Roth
Clifford Chance /
DAAD Chair in German Law
Germany
EU Law
Tort Law
Comparative Law
Third Term Professor Johannes Köndgen
Clifford Chance /
DAAD Chair in German Law
Germany
Private Law
All Terms Dr Thilo Tetzlaff
Clifford Chance /
DAAD Lecturer in German Law
Germany
Constitutional Law

Academic Year: 2002-2003

Duration Visitor Country Subjects

First Term

Professor Mark Gergen
Anderson Chair in US Law
USA
Contract Law
Tax Law

First Term

Professor Maurizio Lupoi
Spadolini /
Clifford Chance Chair in Italian Law
Italy
Trusts, Legal History
Comparative Law

First Term

Professor Etienne Picard
Clifford Chance Chair in French Law
France
Public Law
Administrative Law

Second Term

Dr Hannes Unberath
Clifford Chance /
DAAD Chair in German Law

Germany
Comparative Contracts and Torts

Second Term

Professor Giovanna Visintini
Spadolini /
Clifford Chance Chair in Italian Law
Italy
Private Law
Tort Law
Comparative Law

Third Term

Professor Gehard Wagner
Clifford Chance /
DAAD Chair in German Law
Germany
Comparative Obligations

Third Term

Professor Mauro Bussani
Spadolini /
Clifford Chance Chair in Italian Law
Italy
Comparative Law
Law of Obligations

Third Term

Professor Jay Westbrook
Anderson Chair in US Law
USA
Commercial Law
International Trade Law

Academic Year: 2001 - 2002

Duration Visitor Country Subjects

All Terms

Dr Jörg Fedtke
Clifford Chance /
DAAD Lecturer in German Law


Germany
Constitutional Law

First Term

Professor Wulf-Henning Roth
Clifford Chance /
DAAD Chair in German Law
Germany
EU Law
Tort Law
Comparative Law

Second Term

Professor Michael Coester
Clifford Chance /
DAAD Chair in German Law

Germany
Tort Law
Comparative Law
Second Term
Professor Guido Alpa
Spadolini / Clifford Chance
Chair in Italian Law
Italy
Private Law

Second Term



Professor Cesare Mirabelli
Spadolini / Clifford Chance
Chair in Italian Law
Italy
Constitutional Law

Second & Third Term

Mme Noëlle Lenoir
Clifford Chance Chair in French Law

French

Constitutional Law