Professor Richard Taylor

Emeritus Professor of English LawSchool of Law and Policing

Richard has been a member of the University for over 40 years and was Head of the Law School for 14 years and subsequently its Director of Research. He was President of the Society of Legal Scholars in 2018-19. He continues to be active in research and writing, as is evidenced by the 8th edition of his student textbook, Contract Law Directions (OUP 2021) and his six chapters in the latest annual edition of Blackstone's Criminal Practice (OUP).