English Legal History

Seminar or event series

The Centre for English Legal History was established in 2012 and continues the long history of learning and research in English Legal History at the University of Cambridge. The Centre supports researchers in any discipline whose interests touch upon English legal history, our seminar series covers a broad range of subject matter and time periods within the field of English Legal History as broadly conceived. 

All seminars hosted on Microsoft Teams until further notice

Professor David Ibbetson
Dr Neil Jones

Alec Thompson
Paul Warchuk


25 January    Teams link

Professor Egbert Koops (Leiden University)
'When both can be satisfied, both shall be satisfied'. The equity of marshalling securities and the beneficium excussionis in common law and civil law.


8 February    Teams link

Professor Constantin Willems (Phillipps Universität Marburg)
Title tbc


15 February  Teams link
Dr David Foster (UCL)
The Civil War Chancery, 1642-51
1 March  Teams link
Professor Elizabeth Papp Kamali (Harvard University)
Intoxication in Medieval English Law