Prest, Great Litigation Slump

The next LLHS will be given by Professor Wilfrid Prest (University of Adelaide) on 17 May 2023 at 6PM at the Institute for Advanced Legal Studies. Professor Prest will speak on The Great Litigation Slump, 1689-1760: Character, Causes, Consequences. His talk will be followed by a drinks reception at IALS. Further information, and the (free) registration for the event can be found at:

Could you please let Professor MacMillan know, by the 5th of May, if you would like to join us for supper after the drinks reception? I will book a restaurant for those interested in dining (please note that this is at our own expense) and carrying on our conversations over supper.


For further details, contact:

Professor Catharine MacMillan

The Dickson Poon School of Law

King’s College London


London WC2R 2LS

tel: +44 (0) 20 7848-5930