Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd - NZ Law Foundation 2019 Distinguished Visiting Fellow
~~~~EARLY AUG – EARLY OCT (5 weeks only, dates tbc), UNIVERSITY OF WAIKATO (host)
Lord Thomas is the former Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales (2013-2017) and an internationally respected contract scholar and theorist of private law. He has a particular interest in aspects of IT, digitalisation, data and AI – particularly their effect on law, legal practice and the courts.
Topics for Lord Thomas’s public lectures and staff seminars will be published once they are available.
Law Foundation has awarded up to $40,000 towards the costs of bringing Lord Thomas to New Zealand as our 2019 Distinguished Visiting Fellow