Barnaby Hone appointed as IALS professor

14 October 2020

Barnaby Hone has been appointed the first Visiting Professor of Practice at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (IALS). The aim of the role is to strengthen the connection between IALS and legal practice, particularly in the work of the Centre for Financial Law, Regulation and Compliance (FinReg).

The position of Visiting Professor of Practice is a new one at IALS, and is filled by invitation for a fixed term of one year. Appointment is made on the basis of professional standing; contribution to IALS; and demonstrated interest in promoting the importance of links between academic scholarship and legal practice and policymaking.

Commenting on the appointment, the Director of IALS, Professor Carl Stychin, said:

“I am delighted with the appointment of Barnaby Hone as the inaugural Visiting Professor of Practice at IALS. Barnaby brings an enormous range of skills and expertise to the Centre for Financial Law, Regulation and Compliance, and to the Institute more widely. His contribution will be invaluable and we all look forward to welcoming him. Barnaby's appointment underscores - and enhances - the important role of IALS at the intersection of legal academia and practice”.