Dr Ann Wardrop is a Senior Lecturer in Law at the School of Law, La Trobe University. She has published in Australian and international law journals and held visiting scholar positions in the United Kingdom, Canada and Europe. Her research interests are primarily in the area of banking and finance law and regulation. Ann is a director of the Banking and Financial Services Law Association and has received or participated in external funding research grants:
2019-2020: Value: AUD $100,000, collaborative research consultancy funded by Australian government body (with two other universities) 2017 Value: USD $37,000 Asian Development Bank TA-8378 REG Pte Sector Development Initiative Phase 11 project (corporate governance in the Pacific and empowerment of women in business) 2014-2015 - Value: USD $73,000; Asian Development Bank TA-8378 REG: Pacific Private Sector Development Phase 111 project (corp governance and empowerment of women in business in the Pacific)
Ann lectures in banking and financial services law, and equity and trusts. She has also held various leadership positions within the Law School, including Director of Programs and membership of the Law School Executive and Research Committee (current).
She obtained her undergraduate law degree, graduate diploma in finance law and PhD from the University of Melbourne. Ann is admitted to the legal profession in Victoria and practised in banking and finance law in major Australian law firms prior to taking up an academic position.