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Rebecca Probert

Legal historian


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Professor Rebecca Jane Probert is a British legal historian. Born in Rugby, Warwickshire, she lives in Exeter with her husband, the travel writer Liam D’Arcy-Brown. She studied for an undergraduate degree in Jurisprudence at Oxford University and for an LLM at University College, London. She currently holds a chair in Law at Exeter University. Specialising as she does in the history of marriage in England and Wales, her monograph Marriage Law & Practice in the Long Eighteenth Century: A Reassessment is widely accepted among legal historians as having overturned previous understandings of the history of common law marriage. She is also the author of a number of leading text books such as Cretney & Probert’s Family Law and Principles of Family Law.

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University of London
University of London

Federal research university in London, England

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University of Warwick
University of Warwick

University in Coventry, United Kingdom

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#15821 World Rank