Professor John Lowry is the Course Convenor for Corporate finance and management issues in company law and Foundational and constitutional issues in company law.
John joined the UCL Faculty of Laws in 2004 having moved from the Centre for Commercial Law Studies at Queen Mary University, London. He has taught law in Hong Kong, the USA (New Jersey) and practised in Canada specialising in corporate litigation. He has written widely in domestic and international journals on directors’ fiduciary obligations, shareholder remedies and insurance law. He is the Company Law section editor for the Journal of Business Law and the Case Review editor for International Corporate Rescue. He is also an editor of The Company Lawyer and has been a contributing editor to Gore-Browne on Companies. During 2000-2002 he was an Associate Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies. In 2001 he was a Visiting Fellow at the University of Connecticut, Centre for Insurance Law Research and is an Honorary Fellow at Monash University. In 2016 John was appointed the Cheng Yu Tung Visiting Professor at the University of Hong Kong.