Supernumerary Fellow Chris Hodges awarded OBE

Published on
Tuesday 5 January 2021
Wolfson People

Congratulations to Professor Chris Hodges, who has been awarded an OBE in the 2021 New Year Honours list for services to business and law.

Chris Hodges, Supernumerary Fellow at Wolfson, is Professor of Justice Systems, and head of the Swiss Re Research Programme on Civil Justice Systems, Centre for Socio-Legal Studies, University of Oxford. 

On receiving the award, Hodges said: "I am honoured at the recognition of many years supporting ethical, safe and effective solutions in the fields of regulation and dispute resolution, and grateful for the support of many people who have contributed to these efforts who should share in this recognition." 

The award recognises many years researching regulatory and dispute resolution systems, and working with officials, judges, ombuds, businesses, consumers and others on reforms aimed at producing outcomes and systems that are ethical, fair, safe, effective and cooperative.