Nikki McKay

LLB Academic Course Director

Coventry Law School
Coventry University
Priory Street


George Eliot Building
Room: GE213


Main Duties: 2006-present: Member of Faculty Examinations Investigatory Panel; 2004-present: Programme Manager LLB; 2005-present: Member of University Appeal Review Panel


  • LL.M., International Economic Law, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
  • LL.B., Business Law, Coventry Polytechnic, Coventry, UK

Research Interests:

  • EU Law
  • Law of Sale of Goods

Selected Outputs:

  • Consumer rights introduced via EC law (2009) BBC local radio
  • Mckay, N.K., and Foster, S. (2008) 'Case note R (Countryside Alliance) v Attorney-General'. Coventry Law Journal 13 (1),61-63
  • Mckay, N.K., and Foster, S. (2007) 'J and H Ritchie v Lloyd Ltd, Case note'. Coventry Law Journal 12 (1),60-62
  • Mckay, N.K. (2001) 'Extending the rights of free movement'. Coventry Law Journal 6 (2),89-93
  • Mckay, N.K. (2000) 'Seller in possession: Constructive delivery of goods on site'. Business Law Review 21, 282-284
  • Mckay, N.K. (2000) 'Seller in possession'. Coventry Law Journal 5 (2),122-126
  • McKay, N.K. (2000) 'Consumer Rights'. The Marque 1,11
  • Mckay, N.K. (1999) 'Increasing the rights of consumers and the liabilities of sellers'. Coventry Law Journal 4 (2),48-52
  • Mckay, N.K. (1997) 'EU law v EC law: A case of mistaken identity'. Coventry Law Journal 1 (2),83-84
  • Mckay, N.K. (1996) 'State liability: EC directive incorrectly transposed into national law'. Coventry Law Journal 1 (1),76-79

Selected Professional Activities:

  • 1999-present: Consultant on legal aspects of selling cars, Peugeot
  • Member of the Association of Law Teachers (ALT)
  • External Examiner, Henley College, Coventry


  • European Union Law
  • Law of Sale of Goods
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University of the year shortlisted
QS Five Star Rating 2020
Coventry City of Culture 2021