Bart Wauters

European Legal History
Legal Thought

The comparative law methodology also enables students to communicate with lawyers from the other side of the world. They understand that the concerns of a lawyer in Singapore or Jakarta are different from those of a lawyer in Buenos Aires or New York. As they understand their problems, finding common ground is easier. Knowing the principles behind the solutions allows students who had the benefit of this methodology to acquire the technical, in-depth knowledge of almost every legal system in the world, and relatively quickly.