Dr Blanca Mamutse

Lecturer in Law; Deputy Director, Environmental Regulatory Research Group (ERRG)

Qualifications: LLB (Hons), LLM (International & European Business Law), PhD, FHEA

Phone: Work: 01483 68 3163
Room no: 42 AP 02

Further information


Blanca joined Surrey Law School in January 2009 from the University of Westminster, where she taught at undergraduate and Masters level. Her main research interests are in the field of corporate insolvency law, in particular creditor treatment, international insolvency and corporate rescue.

Research Interests

  • Insolvency Law 
  • Company Law
  • Commercial Law.


'Environmental Claims and Insolvent Companies: The Contrasting Approaches of the United Kingdom and the United States' (with Valerie Fogleman) 2013 British Journal of American Legal Studies 579

'Improving the treatment of environmental claims in insolvency' (with Valerie Fogleman) 2013 Journal of Business Law 486

'Compensating defrauded investors in insolvency: is parity the answer?'  (2011) 62 Northern Ireland Legal Quarterly 75

'Drawing the limits of the anti-deprivation rule in insolvency law' (2010) 5 Finance & Credit Law

'McGrath v Riddell: a Flexible Approach to the Insolvency Distribution Rules?', (2010) 19 International Insolvency Review 23

Case Updates on Trade Law, (2008) volume 8 no. 5 'Regus (UK) Ltd v Epcot Solutions Ltd' Shipping & Trade Law.

Case Updates on Trade Law, (2008) volume 8 no.6 'Stocznia Gdynia SA v Gearbulk Holdings Ltd' Shipping & Trade Law.

'Cross-border insolvency - a common law perspective', (2006) 7 Finance & Credit Law 


  • Law of Contract (LLB)
  • Company Law (LLB)
  • Corporate Law (LLM)
  • General Principles of Insolvency Law (LLM).

Departmental Duties

  • School Academic Integrity Officer.


  • Society of Legal Scholars
  • Association of Law Teachers
  • Insolvency Lawyers' Association.

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