Lisa Whitehouse

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Business, Law and Politics
  • The Law School

Qualifications

  • PhD (University of Hull)
  • LLB (University of Hull)

Summary

Lisa Whitehouse is a Reader in Law and has worked at the University of Hull since 1997. She graduated from Hull in 1993 with a First Class Honours Degree in Law and completed her PhD examining the law of mortgage in 1999.

She has written extensively on the practical operation of housing possession cases and is currently engaged in a project designed to learn more about how occupiers experience arrears and the threat of loss of home.

Lisa was recently awarded funding by the Ferens Educational Trust to help set up a student-led clinic designed to provide local occupiers in arrears with information and support.

Book Chapter

Empirical research methods in property law

Whitehouse, L., & Bright, S. (2015). Empirical research methods in property law. In S. Blandy, & S. Bright (Eds.), Researching Property Law, 43-59. Palgrave Macmillan

Journal Article

Mortgage possession at a crossroads: which way should we turn"

Whitehouse, L. (2019). Mortgage possession at a crossroads: which way should we turn?. Conveyancer and property lawyer, 83(3), 227-249

The first legal mortgagor: a consumer without adequate protection"

Whitehouse, L. (2015). The first legal mortgagor: a consumer without adequate protection?. Journal of consumer policy, 38(2), 161-180. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10603-015-9284-6

The empirical approach to research in property law

Whitehouse, L., & Bright, S. (2014). The empirical approach to research in property law. Property Law Review, 3(3), 176-185

Improving procedural fairness in housing possession cases

Whitehouse, L., Bright, S., & Dhami, M. (2019). Improving procedural fairness in housing possession cases. Civil justice quarterly, 38(3), 351-375

External examiner role

External examiner for the Law School at the University of Durham

2009 - 2012

External examiner for the Law School at Coventry University

2014 - 2018

External examiner for the Law School at the University of Keele.

2019

Membership/Fellowship of professional body

Member of NETLAP (Network of Teachers of Land & Property).

2017

Member of the SLSA (Socio-Legal Studies Association).

1993

Honorary Academic Member of the Property Bar Association.

2019

Honorary Academic Member of the Property Litigation Association

2019