Professor Andrew Lewis
Professor Andrew Lewis is Emeritus Professor of Comparative Legal History and Principal Research Associate at UCL Laws. Andrew’s main areas of interest are Roman Law, Legal History and Jurisprudence. He is Joint Organiser of the London Legal History Seminar and Area Editor for Roman law for the forthcoming Oxford Encyclopaedia of Legal History. Andrew Lewis is currently working on an extended history of the law of tithes from the eighth to the nineteenth century. He has recently been engaged in the publication of two series of papers, one on The Zong for the Journal of Legal History, now published, and a second on the Pitcairn Island case, Christian v The Queen, under consideration by OUP. He has recently completed an edition (with Dr Iris Cox) of Montesquieu’s Collectio Juris for the Société Montesquieu. An edition of Bentham’s Introduction to the Rationale of Evidence is pending with the Bentham Project.