Dr Dominic de Cogan

University Senior Lecturer in Law
Dominic de Cogan

Dr Dominic de Cogan is a University Lecturer and Fellow of Christ's College.  He was previously a Leverhulme funded Early Career Research Fellow at Birmingham Law School (to 2014), a PhD candidate at Downing College, Cambridge (to 2011) and a Tax Consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers in Cambridge, Birmingham and London (to 2008).  His research interests centre on the interactions between tax law, public law and political theory, especially as they play out over extended periods of time.  In his recent work, he has examined local land taxation, co-operative compliance, the role of conservatism in tax reform and the approach of judges to interpretation in cases of tax avoidance.  Dominic has lectured Equity Law since starting in Birmingham in 2011 and also has teaching experience in Administrative Law, Constitutional Law and Business Law.  Outside work, Dominic is a keen amateur musician and a father.