María Jesús Ithurria
Thesis title: Seller's liability for latent defects
María Ithurria obtained her Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (summa cum laude) and is admitted to legal practice in Chile. She is currently pursuing a PhD in Law at the University of Edinburgh. Her thesis focuses on a comparative assessment of the liability of the seller for defective goods, including a historical approach.
Responsibilities & affiliations
María is the student representative onto the Board for the Centre for Legal History at the University of Edinburgh.
María was teaching assistant at the School of Law of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile on the Roman Law course for seven years (2011 - 2018) and on the Consumer's Protection course for four years (2014 - 2018).