3CL logoThe Faculty of Law’s Centre for Corporate and Commercial Law (known as ‘3CL’) provides the focal point for members of the Faculty of Law with research interests in the fields of corporate law and commercial law, and in related areas including corporate governance, corporate finance, insurance law and insolvency. 3CL organises events to disseminate research and to foster dialogue on important, topical legal issues and has hosted numerous conferences, lectures and seminars involving distinguished academics, judges and legal practitioners. 3CL holds regular lunchtime seminars during the academic year which MCL students are encouraged to attend.

3CL is one of a number of research centres operating under Law Faculty auspices, with the others including the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law, the Centre for Criminal Justice, the Centre for European Legal Studies, the Centre for Intellectual Property and Information Law, the Centre for Law, Medicine and Life Sciences, the Cambridge Private Law Centre, the Centre for Public Law and the Centre for Tax Law. The Faculty is also associated with Cambridge Finance, which coordinates programmes of research and study in all areas of finance across the University; and with the Centre for Business Research, which has generated numerous widely cited publications dealing with corporate governance and aspects of corporate law.


Slaughter and May kindly host two MCL events in February at their London office. Read more

Herbert Smith Freehills Bursaries 2020-21

Herbert Smith Freehills to offer two MCL bursaries for 2020-21. Read more

Postgraduate Open Day MCL presentation

Professor Brian Cheffins, Director of the MCL, gives an overview of the MCL programme. Read more

Travers Smith MCL Bursary Awarded to Maria Markou

The Faculty of Law is pleased to announce that the 2019-20 MCL Travers Smith Bursary has been awarded to Maria Markou. Read more

MCL Student Profiles

Read about some of the MCL graduates and their experiences of studying at Cambridge. Read more

New additions to MCL teaching team

The MCL Director is delighted to announce the recent appointments to the Faculty of Bobby Reddy and Ann Sofie Cloots. Read more