The Transformation of Islamic Law: The Use of Legal Transplants in the MENA Region

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5:30 pm
SOAS Senate House Building, Paul Webley Lecture Theatre

About this event

Assessing the Western Influence on the Law and Legal Systems of the Arab World and Middle East


  • Dr Jonathan Ercanbrack Chair, Centre for Islamic and Middle Eastern Law; Lecturer in Transnational Financial Law, SOAS, University of London
  • Dr Amel Makhlouf Lecturer in Law, Sorbonne Law School; Institute for Research and Studies on the Mediterranean and the Middle East (iReMMO)
  • Dr Joséphine Hage-Chahine Lecturer in Law, Sorbonne Law School; Associate in International Arbitration, Leboulanger & Associés


Ian Edge, Founding Director, CIMEL; Part-time Academic; Barrister at Law

The conference will be followed by a networking drinks reception. 

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