Council Members

Professor Michael Greenhalgh Bridge

Michael Bridge, CISG-AC


Academic address: Department of Law, London School of Economics, Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE.
Tel: 0207 955 6255

Languages: English (mother tongue), French (reasonably good for reading, listening and writing)

Degrees and Awards

  • LL B (London) 1969
  • LL M (London) 1970
  • (Comparative Conflict of Laws; Law of European Institutions; Soviet Law; Comparative European Law (French and Yugoslavian Law))
  • Barrister, Middle Temple 1975 (admitted to practise 1995)
  • Middle Temple entrance bursary 1968
  • State Studentship for Postgraduate Studies 1969


  • Professor of Law, London School of Economics 2007- (Cassel Professor of Commercial Law since 2009)

Previous Positions

  •  Professor of Commercial Law, University College London January 2001-07
  • Hind Professor of Commercial Law, University of Nottingham 1988-December 2000
  • Professor of Law, McGill University January 1987-88
  • Associate Professor, McGill University January 1982-86
  • Counsel, Alberta Law Reform Institute 1980-December 1981
  • Associate Professor, McGill University 1977-80
  • Lecturer, University of Leeds 1974-77
  • Lecturer, University of Leicester 1971-74