Brendan Edgeworth is Professor of Law in the Law School of the University of New South Wales and is currently Director of Postgraduate Studies. He was formerly Head of School. His research and publications cover the areas of property law, law and social theory and housing law. He has been a consultant to the New South Wales Law Reform Commission, and member of the Board of the Tenants' Union of New South Wales. His book Butt's Land Law, 7th ed., will be published in 2015.