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Dr Grant Stirling


Grant Stirling

Lecturer/ Student Competitions Coordinator

Biography Grant Stirling joined the University of Hull in September 2016 having previously taught part-time at the University of Edinburgh while doing his PhD in EU competition law.

Prior to entering academia, he worked as a solicitor in private practice and is qualified in both England and Scotland.

Grant has taught on various modules in his time at Hull at foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate level. The modules he currently teaches on include the law of tort, the law of contract and UK and transnational commercial law.

He is also the staff coordinator for student competitions in mooting, client interviewing and negotiation and regularly judges at national competitions.
Research Interests The primary focus of Grant's research is EU and UK competition law. Areas of particular interest are: the private enforcement of EU and UK competition law in national courts; jurisdiction in relation to competition law enforcement; the analysis of specific types of conduct prohibited under Articles 101 and 102 TFEU; and the enforcement of EU rules on state aid. In terms of approaching the study of competition law, Grant has a general interest in the relationship between competition law and economics as well as the study of law in a comparative context.
Teaching and Learning

- Obligations I - Law of Tort

- Obligations II - Law of Contract (convenor)

- UK and Transnational Commercial Law (convenor)
Scopus Author ID 57210259539