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Commercial Law

LSE Law School has a long tradition of excellence in the field of commercial law. Renowned commercial lawyers who have taught at the LSE include  Lord Wright, Lord Chorley, Professor Lord Wedderburn, Professor Sir Ross Cranston, Professor Paul Davies QC and Professor Sarah Worthington QC. The law school has a dedicated commercial law chair, the Cassel Chair in Commercial Law, presently held by Professor Hugh Collins. Current members of staff  — including Dr Jan Kleinheisterkamp, Dr Jacco Bomhoff, Dr Jo Braitwaite, Dr Paul MacMahon, Dr Nick Sage, Dr Joseph Spooner and Dr Andrew Summers — offer a wide range of LLB and LLM commercial law options. The law school hosts regular seminars for academics and practitioners to discuss topical issues in commercial law.


Dr Jacco Bomhoff

Dr Jo Braithwaite

Professor Hugh Collins

Sir Ross Cranston

Dr Jan Kleinheisterkamp

Dr Paul MacMahon

Professor Niamh Moloney

Dr Nick Sage

Dr Joseph Spooner

Dr Andrew Summers

Professor Dame Sarah Worthington

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