Hugh Collins studied law at Oxford University and Harvard Law School. Until he was appointed Professor of English Law at the London School of Economics and Political Science in 1990, he was Fellow of Brasenose College, Oxford. He teaches in the fields of contract law, employment law, and legal theory. He is also on the editorial committee of the Modern Law Review and the Industrial Law Journal. He lives in London with his wife and two children.
Professor Collins has published principally in three areas of interest: legal theory, labour law, and the law of contract. As well as many journal articles, his books include:
Forthcoming projects include a book on Introduction to Employment Law, a collection of essays entitled Implicit Dimensions of Contracts: Discrete, Relational, and Network Contracts, and a collection of essays for SECOLA on The Duty to Trade Fairly in EC Law.