Centre for Ethics and Law




Ongoing projects include:

  • Corporate regulation and its legitimacy
  • Ethics and financial regulation
  • Ethics in professional systems
  • The impact of interventions on the clients of solicitors
  • The implications of the Bribery Act and the FCPA for corporate law and theory
  • Understanding the ethical consciousness of legal practitioners

Completed projects include:

  • A study of law students: ethics, values and attitudes to professionalism
  • Company law reform in Alderney
  • Ethics of behaviour change
  • Mapping the moral compass of in-house lawyers
  • Mitigation and fairness in contract law
  • Review of legal services regulation
  • The conceptualisation and management of legal risk in corporations: ethical, legal and compliance issues