A Conference on legal history and Roman law in memory of Alan Rodger
Issued: Fri, 29 Jun 2012 10:40:00 BST
7 - 8 September 2012
Alan Rodger, Lord Rodger of Earlsferry, wrote on legal history and Roman law for more than forty years. He was a student of David Daube at the University of Oxford, and remained an active and engaged scholar even as he pursued a career as an advocate and in government, eventually serving as a Justice of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom.
There will be presentations on the Friday afternoon and Saturday morning, as well as a reception and dinner on the Friday evening. The conference is being organised by Ernest Metzger, Douglas Professor of Civil Law in the University of Glasgow, and David Johnston QC, Axiom Advocates, Edinburgh.