Meet the Director

Dr. Carol Liao

Dr. Carol Liao is an Assistant Professor at the Peter A. Allard School of Law and the Director of the Centre for Business Law. She is also the UBC Sauder Distinguished Scholar of the Peter P. Dhillon Centre for Business Ethics at the UBC Sauder School of Business. Most recently, she was awarded a SSHRC Insight Grant to study the development of corporate law and corporate governance principles through an economic, social, and environmental sustainability lens. Prior to academia, Dr. Liao was a senior Mergers & Acquisitions lawyer at Shearman & Sterling LLP in New York. She is a former law clerk of the BC Court of Appeal, and an alumna of the Allard School of Law.
Meet the Director