Lord Burrows

'Precedent and Overruling in the UK Supreme Court ' Lord Burrows - Justice of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom

5:30pm - 6:30pm / Monday 18th March 2024 / Venue: Leggate Lecture Theatre Victoria Gallery & Museum
Type: Lecture / Category: Department
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Speaker: Lord Burrows - Justice of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom

UK Supreme Court Justice Lord Burrows will deliver a keynote lecture as part of our 130-year anniversary celebration year here at the School of Law and Social Justice.
The lecture will take place on Monday 18th March 2024 at 17.30 in the Leggate Lecture Theatre, Victoria Gallery & Museum.

Lord Burrows, Justice of the Supreme Court, The Right Hon Lord Burrows
Andrew Stephen Burrows became a Justice of the Supreme Court in June 2020.
He was educated at Prescot Grammar School, Knowsley, Merseyside and Brasenose College, Oxford. He has been a barrister at Fountain Court Chambers since 1989.
He was appointed QC (hon) in 2003 and is an Honorary Bencher of the Middle Temple. He has been sitting as a part-time judge for over 20 years, first as a Recorder and then as a Deputy High Court Judge.
He was a Law Commissioner for England and Wales (1994-1999) and the President of the Society of Legal Scholars (2015-16). He was elected a Fellow of the British Academy in 2007 and has written many books and articles especially on contract, tort, unjust enrichment, and statute law.
He was formerly Professor of the Law of England at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of All Souls College.