WG Comparative Legal Culture

(1)A rich group of countries and contexts represented (Global South, Eastern Europe, Eurasia)

(2)WG chaired until March 2024 by Dr Marina Kurkchiyan (CSLS, Oxford), solid presence at RCSL conferences, SLSA annual meetings.


  • (i)  continue the excellent track record of promoting empirically oriented socio-legal, culturally sensitive and critical work on comparative legal cultures.
  • (ii)  championing scholarship from the Global South and Eurasia
  • (iii)   active presence at RCLS annual conferences and building dialogue with Area Studies scholarship
  • (iv)   streamlined publication and impact activities
  • (v)  strategic partnering with Oñati Institute

(4)New Leadership: since March 2024 Dr Agnieszka Kubal (UCL), upon Dr Kurkchiyan retirement.

About the WG Comparative Legal Culture, see also the 27 July 2014 archive page

This page last updated 26 June 2024