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Helen Rose

Senior Lecturer
Faculty of Business and Law
Economics, Finance and Law
Areas of Expertise:
Business law , Commercial law , Contract law , Employment law , Equity and trusts law , Law , Tort law

Helen entered academia after working as a solicitor in London and Bangkok. Her law interests relate to experiences from her previous legal career.

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Helen graduated from the University of Portsmouth with a First Class BA (Hons) in Business Studies. She then undertook the Graduate Diploma in Law and the Legal Practice Course at the University of Law, before qualifying as a solicitor in 2010.

She worked for DLA Piper in London, moving to Bangkok to work on insurance disputes. She also worked at DAC Beachcroft and RPC, before joining ARU in January 2019.

Helen's teaching and research interests engage with contract law, the law of tort, equity and trusts, succession law, with industry experience in insurance law. Helen has interests in social mobility, and how class impacts entry to the legal profession.

Research interests
  • Insurance Law 
  • Social mobility, and how class impacts entry to the legal profession.
  • Succession Law


  • Law of Tort
  • Contract Law
  • Business Law
  • Equity and Trusts
  • Succession Law
  • BA (Hons) Business Studies, University of Portsmouth
  • Graduate Diploma in Law, University of Law
  • Legal Practice Course, University of Law
  • PGCE(i), University of Nottingham
  • PG(Cert)HE, Anglia Ruskin University
Memberships, editorial boards
  • Solicitors Regulation Authority
  • Fellowship with the HEA