John Murphy is Professor of Common Law at the University of Manchester. He is one of the country's leading tort lawyers. He has authored numerous articles on tort law which have been published in the UK and abroad. He is also one of the current editors of Clerk and Lindsell on Torts (published by Sweet and Maxwell).
Christian Witting is Deputy Head and Professor in the Durham Law School. He is a Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of Australia and a Fellow of the European Centre for Tort and Insurance Law, Vienna. He is the author of Liability for Negligent Misstatements (OUP), and articles on tort law and company law.