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. 

Co-Directors:
Professor David Ibbetson
Dr Neil Jones

Co-Convenors:
Douglas Chapman
Alec Thompson


 

Events

May
18

The Origins of the Statute of Uses

Ashley Hannay
Jun
1

Making a Medieval Murderer: Identity and Prosecution in 14th Century Yorkshire

Dr. Stephanie Brown
Jun
8

Jurisprudence and the Civil Law: Perspectives on 19th Century English Legal Education

Victoria Lacis
Jul
6

Bureaucratic Lawmaking: The Power of Dislocation in the Legal History of Tax

Professor Emeritus Chantal Stebbings