Mr Wisam Abboud

Lecturer in International Commercial Law

Law Stirling

Mr Wisam Abboud

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I studied Law with French Law at UCL and Paris II as an undergraduate before winning a scholarship to represent the UK at the College of Europe in Bruges where I undertook a LLM in European Legal Studies.

After teaching at UCL while reading for my Bar Exams, I worked initially in the City of London for leading UK and US law firms, in the EU Commission In Brussels, as well as independently undertaking projects for a variety of investment firms and NGOs helping them to measure legal risk. My work in legal practice encompassed mainly: Competition Law and WTO Law.

I have taught or supervised dissertations in a number of domains including Competition Law, WTO law, Law of the Sea, and Commercial Law

Prior to joining Stirling, I taught at UCL, BPP, Buckingham, Dundee and Warwick. I have worked extensively on admissions, outreach and careers matters. I was also a visiting research fellow at the British Institute of International & Comparative Law (2008-09) examining the EU and international law regulation of solar energy and biofuels.

I was appointed a member of the Scottish Law Society's Education & Training (Standard Setting) Sub-Committee. in April 2020.