CROWN, Barry

Associate Professor

MLitt (Oxford), LL.M. (London), LL.B. (Jerusalem), Solicitor (England & Wales)

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Office Tel: (65) 6516-3628 
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Office Address

Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore
Eu Tong Sen Building
469G Bukit Timah Road
Singapore 259776
Research Interests

Property law
Matrimonial property
Law of restitution

Subjects Taught

Property I
Property II
Singapore Land Law

Brief Biodata

Barry Crown is an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Law, NUS. He joined the faculty in 1985 having previously worked as a solicitor in London practising in the field of company and commercial law. He has degrees from London and Oxford. Barry currently teaches Law of Property I and Law of Property II in the undergraduate programme and also the Graduate Diploma in Singapore Law course on land law. He has published on property law both in Singapore and overseas, and his main research interests lie in the area of land law, trusts and matrimonial property.

Representative Publications

1. Developments in the Law of Co-ownership [2003] S.J.L.S. 116

2. Severance of Joint Tenancy of Land by Partial Alienation (2001) 117 L.Q.R. 477

3. Passing the Benefit and Burden of Restrictive Covenants [1998] S.J.L.S. 98

4. Cutting the Apron Strings: The Localisation of Singapore's Land and Trust law [1995] S.J.L.S. 75

5. Insurance in the Conveyancing Process 5 S.Ac.L.J. 69.

6. Property Division on Dissolution of Marriage 30 Mal. L.R. 34

Publication List