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About LJMU's School of Law

Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation Conference 2017

Discover the School of Law at LJMU

The leading law school within the University Alliance.

With a vibrant community of 25,000 students from over 100 countries world-wide, 2,500 staff and 250 degree courses, LJMU is one of the largest, most dynamic and forward-thinking universities in the UK. The School of Law delivers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes within Law and Criminal Justice to its 1,200 plus students. In addition to our programmes, we are also known for our pro bono activities, our innovative research and our excellent links with the legal community.

In the most recent Research Excellence Framework (2014), 97% of the School of Law's research was rated as internationally excellent (3*) or internationally recognised (2*). We were also rated as the leading law school within the University Alliance, a group of 24 leading universities.

About the Business, Corporate Banking and Financial Law Research Group

This conference is organised by Dr Alison Lui of the School’s Business, Corporate Banking and Finance Law Research Group. The Group is committed to fostering an intellectual environment and advancing scholarship within business and finance law.

The Group’s key research areas include:

  • Banking and financial regulation
  • Corporate governance
  • Professional and business ethics
  • Regulatory risk management and compliance

One of the Group’s key successes was its contribution to the corporate governance and financial regulation debate, especially in relation to the global financial crisis of 2007-2009. 

Find out more about the work of this Research Group.