Staff Profiles: Jonathan Cooper

Jonathan Cooper

Staff Profile: Jonathan Cooper
Senior Lecturer in Law

Jonathan Cooper

Jonathan Cooper

Senior Lecturer in Law

Accounting, Finance and Law

Jonathan is a senior lecturer in law and the lead academic for property law and legal method and skills. He also tutors on the equity and contract law modules. Jonathan’s previous career was in private practice and he is a qualified solicitor.

Biography

At the University of Gloucestershire Jonathan is a senior lecturer in law and the lead academic for property law and legal method and skills. He also tutors on the Equity and contract law modules. His research interests include property and environmental law. Jonathan’s previous career was as a property and property litigation solicitor in a large commercial firm in Leeds (Walker Morris).

Qualifications

Award Title Institution Date
LLB Law Upper Second Class LLB Law University of Wales, Cardiff 2000
Distinction Legal Practice Course University of Wales, Cardiff 2002
PGCert Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education Birmingham City University 2010

Accreditation

Qualified solicitor (non-practicing)

Membership of professional bodies

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Teaching and research

Teaching

Property law

Equity and trusts

Legal method and skills

Contract law

Law for Business students 

Research

Property and environmental law. 

External responsibilities

External examining

External examiner at the University of Derby on the LLB Programme