Professor Adrian A S Zuckerman is Emeritus Professor of Civil Procedure at Oxford University and Emeritus Fellow of University College Oxford, a prominent civil litigation scholar, and a notable commentator on the administration of civil justice generally. His work has drawn attention to the principles and policies that shape litigation practice and to their wider social impact, particularly on access to justice. He has influenced litigation policy and judicial practice, especially with regard to case management and litigation costs. He contributed to the Woolf Report on Access to Justice, and to the Jackson Review of Civil Litigation Costs. He lectures and supervises research students at Oxford University and is Editor in Chief of the Civil Justice Quarterly.
"Zuckerman on Civil Procedure" (now in its 3rd ed, 2013) has been cited at all levels of the English courts and elsewhere in the common law world. "Zuckerman on Australian Civil Procedure", was published in 2018 in collaboration with Australian scholars and practitioners who had been his students at Oxford.