New book charts 50 years of law commissions

15 Nov


Two senior members of Faculty have contributed to a new book to mark the golden jubilee of the law commissions of Scotland and England & Wales.

Laura Dunlop, QC, and David Johnston, QC, each have chapters in Fifty Years of the Law Commissions – The Dynamics of Law Reform.

They are among a number of contributors with past or present links to the Scottish Law Commission. Mr Johnston has been a Commissioner since January 2015 and Ms Dunlop served five years as the first female Commissioner from 2009-14. The others are Lord Hodge, Lord Drummond Young, Lord Pentland, Eric Clive, George Gretton, Hector MacQueen and Malcolm McMillan.

Details of the book are at