Scott Slorach

Profile

Biography

Professor Scott Slorach
MA (Oxon), Solicitor

I joined York Law School in 2014.  Previously, I was Vice-President (Education) and Board Member of the University of Law, and before that Professor of Curriculum Development at the law school at Nottingham Trent University.  I qualified as a solicitor with McKenna & Co (now CMS) before moving to Allen & Overy.

Research

Overview

  • Legal education

Projects

  • "The Legal Practice Course - Benefits in Practice" - used by The Law Society in its first review of the LPC, and summarised in The Times 
  • Report for the Judicial Studies Board on the quality of diversity training provided to magistrates and judges

Publications

Selected publications

  • "Business Law" (with Ellis) - OUP, 23rd edition
  • "Legal Systems and Skills" - OUP, 2nd edition (3rd due 2017)
  • "Foundations in Context" - College of Law Publishing
  • "Corporate, Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions" - OUP

Teaching

Undergraduate

  • Legal Skills
  • Advanced Legal Skills

External activities

Memberships

  • Visiting Professor - University of Strathclyde
  • Visiting Fellow - College of Law Australia
  • Chief External Examiner in Business Law - Solicitors Regulation Authority
  • Institutional and programme approval panel member - Solicitors Regulation Authority

Contact details

Mr Scott Slorach
York Law School
LMB/276

Tel: +44 (0)1904 32 5837