Portrait of  Alan Cockerill Alan Cockerill

a.j.cockerill@hud.ac.uk | 01484 473961


Position: Senior Lecturer, The Law School
Qualifications: LLB, LLM, PCPD, FHEA, Solicitor, Notary Public



Alan joined The Business School in April 2004, having retired from practice at the end of 2003.

1995-03 Partner, Neil Myerson Solicitors Joint Head of Company/Commercial Department for a Law Firm specialising in commercial law with a varied commercial client base.

1991-94 Legal Director, Whitbread Beer Company Head of national legal department. 1986-94 Regional Solicitor, Whitbread Trading Division Head of regional legal department.

1984-86 Chief Solicitor, Housing Division, Christian Salvesen Plc Company Secretary, Christian Salvesen (Properties) Ltd. Head of national legal department

1976-84 Partner, J.P.Edwards & Taylor Solicitors

1974-76 Solicitor, Linaker & Linaker Solicitors

Research and Scholarship

Alan currently teaches: Business Law and Practice (LPC); Property Law and Practice (LPC); Commercial Property (LPC); Company Law (LLB); Land Law (GDL); Equity and Trusts (LLB) He also has responsibility: Disability Co-ordination and is a Subject Leader in BLP, PCFSMA and Commercial Property (LPC)

Publications and Other Research Outputs


Cockerill, A. and Mendelsohn, J. (2008) ‘Directors and the missing ‘articles’Solicitor's Journal , 152 (2). ISSN 0038-1047