Dr Hamiisi Junior Nsubuga is a Senior Lecturer in Law at Middlesex University London. He holds an LLB [Hons] from the University of London, an LL.M. [Corporate Law] from Nottingham Trent University and a PhD [Law] from Nottingham Trent University, and a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy/AdvanceHE. Dr Hamiisi is a Co-founder of the Middlesex University Early Career Researcher Network (MDX-ECR Network) and an ECR Member on the Faculty of Business and Law Research and Knowledge Exchage (RKEC) Committee.
Dr Hamiisi is a Member of INSOL International, INSOL Europe, Commercial Law Reform Network Nigeria [Editor] and the British Institute of International and Comparative Law. His research areas are mainly in the area of Corporate Law, International Business Law, Comparative Insolvency Law (UK, USA and Emerging Economies) and Banking and Financial Law & Regulations. His PhD Thesis centred on 'The Rights of Employees on Corporate Insolvency: A UK and US Perspective’. In 2020, Dr Hamiisi published his book: Employee Rights on Corporate Insolvency, [Routledge: 2020] and he has published several academic and scholarly articles in peer-reviewed law journals on corporate rescue/insolvency law, policies and practices, International Business Law, Company Law and Comparative Bankruptcy Legal Theory.
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy [FHEA]
PhD (Law) Nottingham Trent University
LLM (Corporate Law) Nottingham Trent University
LLB (Hons) University of London
PGDL (Post Graduate Diploma- Legal Practice)
Comparative Corporate Insolvency Law
International Business Law
Banks and Financial Institutions Insolvency Law
Comparative Corporate Governance/ESCG
I have published scholarly peer-reviewed journal articles, books, book chapters etc., which can be found on Researchgate and Orcid at:
Nsubuga, Hamiisi Junior (2023) Enhancing depositor protection in the mobile money banking sector in sub-Saharan African developing economies – a case for ring-fencing? Journal of International Banking Law and Regulation , 38 (1). ISSN 1742-6812 (Accepted/In press)
Nsubuga, Hamiisi Junior (2022) Unravelling the mystery behind bank insolvencies in the East African Community (EAC) – the case for Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania. In: Bank Insolvencies in developing Economies. Akintola, Kayode and Adeyemo, Folashade , eds. Routledge, London. (Accepted/In press)
Nsubuga, Hamiisi Junior (2022) Local public entities in distress: an analysis of the Ugandan approach. In: When Liquidation is not an Option – A Global Study on Local Public Entities in Financial Distress. Coordes, Laura N. and Vaccari, Eugenio , eds. INSOL International. (Accepted/In press)
Nsubuga, Hamiisi Junior (2022) The debtor-in-possession model in the EU insolvency and restructuring framework - a domino effect? Journal of Business Law (3). pp. 238-251. ISSN 0021-9460
Nsubuga, Hamiisi Junior (2021) A reconsideration of directors’ liability for wrongful trading in the UK and the EU in the COVID19 era. In: A Collection of Short Papers by INSOL Early Research Academics (INSOL ERA). Academic Paper (INSOL ERA) . INSOL International, pp. 128-138. ISBN 9781907764295
I am a member of the Cross-Border Corporate Insolvency & Commercial Law Research Group (CI&CL) set up by City University of London which involves a collaborative network of scholars, professionals, and industry insiders with research interests in Cross-Border Corporate Insolvency Law and Commercial Law. I am also a member/Editor at the Commercial Law Reform Network Nigeria [CLRNN] funded by the British Council to reform Commercial Law in Nigeria and other Emerging Economies. Through this Network, we have set up Spotlight Series on Corporate Governance and Insolvency Law Africa - focusing on invoking engaging academic and practitioner research and knowledge exchange or policy, governance and good practice in the areas of Commercial Law and related sub-areas.