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Ferran, Prof. Eilís Veronica, (Mrs Roderick Cantrill) free

PhD; FBA 2013

Born Belfast 14 March 1962; d of Edward Gerald and Kathleen Ferran; m 1992, Roderick Cantrill; one s one d

Professor of Company and Securities Law, since 2005, and Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Institutional and International Relations, since 2015, University of Cambridge; Fellow, St Catharine’s College, Cambridge, since 1987


St Dominic’s RC High Sch., Belfast; St Catharine’s Coll., Cambridge (BA 1983; MA 1986; PhD 1992)


Articled clerk, Coward Chance, 1984–86; admitted as solicitor, 1986; Lectr, St Catharine’s Coll., Cambridge, 1986–88; Asst Lectr, 1988–91, Lectr, 1991–2000, Reader in Corporate Law and Financial Regulation, 2000–05, Chm., Faculty of Law, 2012–15, Univ. of Cambridge. Hon. Bencher, Middle Temple, 2014


Mortgage Securitisation, 1992; Building an EU Securities Market, 2004; Principles of Corporate Finance Law, 2008, 2nd edn 2014; (jtly) The Regulatory Aftermath of the Global Financial Crisis, 2012; (ed jtly) The Oxford Handbook of Financial Regulation, 2015


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