School of Law

Our academic staff

Academic members of staff

Baptiste Allard
Lecturer, School of Law
Mohammed Khair Alshaleel
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: International Financial Law; Financial Regulation; Commercial and Corporate Law; Islamic Financial Law; Banking Law;
Alexandros Antoniou
Lecturer, School of Law
Anna Mari Antoniou
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: International Sales; International Trade Finance; Carriage of Goods by Sea; Marine Insurance;
Xavier Aurey
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: International Human Rights Law; International Criminal Law; Clinical Legal Education; Transnational Crimes;
Gbenga Bamodu
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: International Trade Law; Commercial Conflict of Laws; Harmonisation of Law; Commercial Law; Electronic Commerce Law; Nigerian Law; African Law;
Penelope Brearey-Horne
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Medical Law; Healthcare Law and Human Rights; The Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 and the NHS; Maternity services;
Karen Brennan
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Gender and Criminal Justice; Criminal Law and Criminal Justice; Criminal Justice History;
Judith Bueno De Mesquita
Lecturer, School of Law
Darren Calley
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Animal Welfare Law; Environmental Law; Public International Law;
Simon Cooper
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Criminal Law; Policing and police accountability;
Richard Cornes
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Constitutional & Administrative Law; Comparative Public Law; Psychoanalysis and Law; Human Rights, esp Freedom of Expression, Hate Speech and Religion; LGTB+ rights, in particular legal recognition of same-sex relationships and marriage equality; Comparative Judicial Branch Studies; Media, Communications and Top Courts; Law and Politics; European Law, esp judicial branch issues;
Tom Cornford
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Jurisprudence and Legal Theory;
Durand Cupido
Lecturer, School of Law
Samantha Davey
Lecturer, School of Law
Aoife Duffy
Lecturer, School of Law
Andrew Fagan
Senior Lecturer (R) - Deputy Director of Human Rights Centre, School of Law - Human Rights Centre
Andrea Fejos
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Consumer Law; Financial Services Law; Law and Social Justice;
Carla Ferstman
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Public International Law; Human Rights; International Criminal Law;
Tom Flynn
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: UK, European and international constitutional law, theory and history; Constitutional pluralism; European and international human rights law; Administrative law;
Lorna Fox O'Mahony
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Designate) and Professor (R), School of Law
Research interests: Financial transactions and older people; Socio-legal analyses of property law; Legal concept of home; Squatters and adverse possession; Trusts of the family home; Law and the emotions; Creditor possession actions; Property theory;
Geoff Gilbert
Professor, School of Law
Research interests: International Refugee Law; Extradition Law; International Criminal Law; International Humanitarian Law; International Human Rights Law; International Minority Rights Law;
Audrey Guinchard
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Criminal Law; Data protection; Criminal procedure/human rights; French Law/Comparative Law; Cybercrime and cybersecurity;
Lee Hansen
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Human Rights in Consumer Law and Practice; Domestic & International Human Rights Law; LGBT+ Rights; Community Development; Social Welfare Law; Pedagogy of Clinical LegalEducation;
Anna Hardiman-McCartney
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Administrative Law; Constitutional Law; Judicial Review; UK Human Rights Law;
Flora Huang
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Company and Commercial Law; Corporate Governance; Law and Finance; Securities Law; Comparative Law; Chinese Law;
Paul Hughes
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Karen Hulme
Head of School - Professor (R), School of Law
Research interests: Laws of armed conflict; Environmental law; Human rights and the environment;
Paul Hunt
Professor, School of Law
Research interests: International human rights law; Economic, social and cultural rights; The right to the highest attainable standard of health; Poverty, development and human rights;
Emily Jones
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Feminist Approaches to International Law; Emerging Military Technologies; Critical Legal Theory; The Legal Subject and International Legal Personality; Posthuman Theory; Queer Approaches to International Law; Critical International Law;
Thoko Kaime
Deputy Dean (Postgraduate Research Training) and Senior Lecturer (R), School of Law
Research interests: International energy law and policy (including sustainable energy for all; access to energy and human rights; energy finance and human rights); Law and natural resources (including law and policy for ecosystems services; regulatory frameworks for climate change; access to water; risk regulation in natural resources); International human rights law (including human rights in Africa; children's rights; refugee rights); Research methods (including socio-legal methodologies; disruptive discourse and innovation); Regional interestsSouthern Africa; East Africa; West Africa; South America;
Anastasia Karatzia
Lecturer, School of Law
Theodore Konstadinides
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Constitutional concepts: such as the rule of law, constitutional identity and sovereignty; The constitutional ramifications of the UK's departure from the European Union; European and comparative constitutional law; EU external relations: esp. EU implied powers; Security policy and the relationship between EU and public international law; Human rights law: Effective judicial protection of EU and ECHR rights and national remedies;
Kojo Koram
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: critical international law; drug policy studies; third-world approaches to international law; legal history; critical legal and political theory; the law of property;
Marios Koutsias
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Company Law; Corporate Governance; Comparative Company Law; European Union Law with a special emphasis on the Internal Market; Privacy and Data Protection;
Andrew Le Sueur
Executive Dean (Humanities) - Professor (R), School of Law
Research interests: British constitutional law; The constitutional role of the judiciary; Administrative law and justice; Judicial review; Constitutional implications of automated decision-making by government &ndash &quotrobot government" Tiny legal systems (serving populations of fewer than 100,000);
Sheldon Leader
Professor, School of Law
Research interests: Corporations; Labour/Employment Law; Links between Human Rights, International Trade, and Investment; Philosophy of Human Rights; Jurisprudence;
Jaime Lindsey
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Healthcare law; Mental capacity and mental health law; Civil litigation;
Noam Lubell
Professor, School of Law
Malakee Makhoul
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: International Trade law , in particular where it intersects with environmental protection; Biotechnology law and food regulation in general; Business and Human rights.;
Sahar Maranlou
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Socio -Legal Studies; Access to Justice; Public Legal Culture; Gender and Law; Islamic Law; Legal Empowerment; Iranian Law and Legal System;
Yseult Marique
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Comparative public law; Regulation and administrative law, especially public-private relationships; Public contracts (procurement, enforcement, corruption); Local government; Integrity and ethics in government and business; European administrative law; comparative administrative law;
Lorna McGregor
Professor, School of Law - Human Rights Centre
Sabine Michalowski
Professor, School of Law
Research interests: Medical Law, in particular end-of-life issues, patient autonomy, capacity; Business and human rights, in particular corporate complicity in human rights violations; Transitional Justice in particular economic and social dimensions of transitional justice, and the linkages between transitional justice and corporate accountability; Health Care Law and Human Rights;
Edward Mitchell
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Urban property development; Law and time;
Daragh Murray
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Armed Groups; Law of Armed Conflict; International Human Rights Law; Freedom of Expression; Public International Law; Counter-Terrorism; Surveillance;
Donald Nicolson
Professor (R) and Law Clinic Director, School of Law
Charilaos Nikolaidis
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Human Rights law; Equality law; Judicial Reasoning; Law and Politics; European Union law;
Niall O'Connor
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Employment Law; Fundamental Rights; European Union Law;
David O'Mahony
Professor, School of Law
Research interests: Restorative justice.; Criminal justice.; Transitional justice.;
Onyeka Osuji
Reader, School of Law
Research interests: Corporate Governance; Corporate Social Responsibility; Consumer Protection; Development; Corporate Regulation;
Patricia Palacios Zuloaga
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: International Human Rights Law; Inter-American Human Rights Law; Women's Rights; Transitional Justice; International Adjudication in Human Rights; Discrimination; International Criminal Law;
Steven Peers
Professor, School of Law
Research interests: European Union Law constitutional and administrative law, including human rights justice and home affairs law external relations law employment law internal market law, particularly the free movement of EU citizens; International Human Rights Law; Public International Trade Law; Data Protection Law;
Clotilde Pegorier
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: International Criminal Law; International Humanitarian Law; Human Rights Law; Refugee Law;
Carlo Petrucci
Lecturer, School of Law
Renginee Pillay
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Company Law; Corporate Governance (UK and International); Corporate Social Responsibility; Business and Human Rights; Law and Development; Law and Neoliberalism;
Clara Sandoval-Villalba
Professor, School of Law
Research interests: Public International Law; International Human Rights Law; Transitional Justice; Legal Theory; Constitutional Law; Business and Human Rights; Reparations;
Laure Sauve
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Comparative Law;
Ahmed Shaheed
Lecturer, School of Law
Matthew Stone
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Maurice Sunkin
Professor, School of Law
Timea Tallodi
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Mediation Practice; Mediation Theory; Conflict Dynamics; Negotiation; Qualitative Interview Studies; Law from a Psychological Perspective;
Tara Van Ho
Lecturer, School of Law
Hedi Viterbo
Lecturer, School of Law
Gus Waschefort
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Law of Armed Conflict/International Humanitarian Law; Law and Armed Conflict in Africa; The Law of Non-International Armed Conflict;
Christopher Willett
Professor, School of Law
Research interests: UK, EU and global consumer and contract law; commercial law; services of general interest; unfair terms and practices law; quality and safety of goods and services; financial services; digital content law;
Meagan Wong
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: International Criminal Law; The Law on the Use of Force; International Law of the Sea; International Environmental Law;
Lorna Woods
Professor, School of Law
Research interests: Media regulation; Internet Law;
Anil Yilmaz Vastardis
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Business and human rights; International Investment Law; Settlement of international commercial disputes; Corporate law;