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Riz Mokal


Current Position

South Square
3/4 South Square
Gray's Inn
WC1R 5HP London

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7696 9900
Fax: +44 (0) 20 7696 9911

Class: XXX (2019)Circuit: International


University College London, PhD (1999-2002)
University of Oxford, Lady Margaret Hall, BCL (Hons) (1998-1999)
Gray's Inn, Bar Finals (1996-1997)
University College London, LLB (Hons) (1993-1996)
Government College Lahore, BSc (1991-1993)

Professional Career

Associate Member, University of Aberdeen School of Law (2021-)
Barrister, South Square (2016-)
Honorary Professor in Laws, University College London (2016-)
Visiting Professor, University of Florence (2015-2018)
Chair in Law and Legal Theory, University College London (2008-2016)
Senior Counsel and Head, Global Initiative on Insolvency and Creditor/Debtor Regimes, The World Bank (2009-2014)
Reader in Laws, University College London (2004-2008)
Academic Member, South Square (2005-2016)
Lecturer in Laws, University College London (2001-2004)
Visiting Teacher in Laws, University College London (1996-2001)


International Exchange of Experience in Insolvency, Member (2017-)
Bowen Island Group, Member (2015-)
International Insolvency Institute, Member (2014-)


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