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Professor Brenda Hannigan

Professor Brenda Hannigan


Research interests

  • Sustainability reporting
  • Directors' Liabilities
  • Risk Management

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Accepting applications from PhD students.

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Address: B4, West Highfield Campus, University Road, SO17 1BJ (View in Google Maps)


Brenda Hannigan is a corporate lawyer with wide-ranging interests across the field of company law and corporate governance, as befits the author of one of the leading UK textbooks (Hannigan, Company Law, OUP). She teaches at undergraduate and post-graduate level with an emphasis on topical legal issues such as sustainability reporting, director and auditor liabilitles and shareholder rights. She was Head of the Law School from 2016 to 2020.

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