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British Academy Fellows

Record for: REID, Professor Kenneth, CBE, FRSE, WS

Post: Professor of Scots Law at the University of Edinburgh

Specialisms: The law of property, both in Scotland and as part of European private law; doctrinal legal history, especially of the 18th and 19th centuries; law reform; mixed jurisdictions

Appointments:
Professor of Scots Law at the University of Edinburgh University of Edinburgh (2008-)
Scottish Law Commissioner Scottish Law Commission (1995-2005)

Principal publications:
The Abolition of Feudal Tenure in Scotland, 2003
'The Idea of Mixed Legal Systems', Tulane Law Review, vol 78, 5-40, 2003
The Law of Property in Scotland (Principal author), 1996

Elected to the Fellowship: 2008 § S1

Website:

http://www.law.ed.ac.uk/staff/kennethreid_68.aspx