Philip R Wood

Philip R Wood CBE, KC (Hon), BA (Cape Town), MA (Oxford, English literature), LLD (hon Lund) was at Allen & Overy, London, for 50 years and head of the firm’s Global Law Intelligence Unit.

He is the author of over 25 books and has lectured at more than 80 universities worldwide, including full courses at Oxford and Cambridge.  He was first in the country out of over 3,000 candidates in his law qualifying exams. He developed a new methodology for comparative law.

13 January 2024