Associate Professor Rosemary Langford


Languages spoken: English, German, French

Dr Rosemary Teele Langford is an Associate Professor with the Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne, where she teaches a broad range of subjects including Corporations Law, Principles of Business Law and Corporate Governance and Directors’ Duties. She has a first class honours degree in Law (as well as a Bachelor of Arts majoring in French and German) from the University of Melbourne and a PhD from Monash University. Prior to entering academia Rosemary practised with Allens Arthur Robinson (now Allens Linklaters). Her book, Directors’ Duties: Principles and Application was published by Federation Press in 2014. Rosemary edits the Directors' Duties section of the Company & Securities Law Journal and is on the advisory board of the SSRN eJournal, Fiduciary Law. She is an active member of the Corporations Committee of the Business Law Section of the Law Council of Australia. Rosemary presents regularly on the topic of directors’ duties and continues to publish on this topic in journals such as the Law Quarterly Review, the Cambridge Law Journal, the Sydney Law Review and the Modern Law Review (forthcoming).


The Melbourne JD

Other Faculty and University Responsibilities

JD Progress Committee

Coordinator, Incoming Exchange Progress Committee

Student Published Research

Memberships and Affiliations

Editor, Directors' Duties Section, Company & Securities Law Journal

Member, Advisory Board, SSRN eJournal, Fiduciary Law

Member, Corporations Committee, Business Law Section, Law Council of Australia

Member, Not-for-Profit Law Committee, Law Council of Australia

Member, Corporations Teachers Association