Alastair Ahamed

Stipendiary Lecturer

I am the Stipendiary Lecturer in Law at Somerville College, teaching Contract Law and Trusts Law. After reading for the BA in Jurisprudence at Somerville I trained and qualified as a solicitor. I then read the Bachelor of Civil Law as the Bingham Scholar in Law at Somerville College. I teach on the Company Law course and currently provide research assistance to Professors Jennifer Payne and Louise Gullifer in connection with the latest edition of Corporate Finance Law: Principles and Policy.

Qualifications and awards

  • BA Jurisprudence (First Class), University of Oxford (2019)
  • White & Case Prize in Company Law (2019)
  • Qualified solicitor in England and Wales (2022)
  • Bachelor of Civil Law (Distinction), University of Oxford (2023)
  • Bingham Scholar in Law, Somerville College (2022 – 2023)
  • Law Faculty Prize for Corporate Finance Law (2023)
  • Archibald Jackson Prize for Distinction on the BCL


Ahamed, “Hong Kong Airlines Ltd restructuring plan” (2023) 44(8) Comp. Law 270

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