Professor Eva Micheler
Independent Research and Policy Counsel (Pro Bono)
Eva Micheler studied law at the University of Vienna and at the University of Oxford before joining the LSE Law Department in 2001. Professor Micheler is also on the management committee of the Systemic Risk Centre at LSE. She was a TMR fellow at the Faculty of Law of the University of Oxford and teaches regularly at Bucerius Law School in Hamburg and at the University of Vienna.
Eva Micheler has written widely on corporate and comparative law. Intermediated securities and holding and transfer systems have been a significant focus of her work.
She is a member of the expert group on technical aspects of corporate governance processes advising the European Commission on the implementation of the Shareholder Rights Directive II. She was a member of the Investor Protection and Intermediaries Standing Committee at the European Securities Markets Authority and has advised the UK Department of Business, Innovation and Skills on questions relating to intermediated shareholdings.
Professor Micheler’s work has been cited by the UK Supreme Court and by the Austrian Oberster Gerichtshof. She contributes to Gower and Davies, Principles of Modern Company Law and to Gore-Brown on Companies.