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Professor Iris Benohr

Professor Iris Benohr


Research interests

  • Competition and Consumer Law
  • Financial Law, Digitalisation & new Technologies
  • Greenwashing and Climate Litigation

More research

Accepting applications from PhD students.


Address: B4, West Highfield Campus, University Road, SO17 1BJ


Iris Benöhr is a Full Professor of Commercial Law and serves as the Director of Internationalisation at Southampton Law School.  Her expertise and research interests lie mainly in the fields of competition and consumer law, financial law and redress, human rights, and sustainable development.

The work of Prof. Benöhr was published in leading law journals (e.g., Journal of Consumer Policy and European Review of Private Law) and by renowned publishers, including Oxford University Press and  Hart Publishing.

She also collaborates with international and regional organizations as a policy advisor and legal consultant. Notably, she recently contributed to a project with the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Competition Commission (CCC), funded by the Commonwealth Secretariat. This initiative aimed to enhance consumer protection, education and awareness in the CARICOM region trough capacity building and training.

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