2020 applicants
School of Law

Our academic staff

Academic members of staff

Haim Abraham
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Tort Law; Private Law Theory; International Humanitarian Law; LGBTQ+ Rights; Liability of Public Officials and Bodies
Dimitris Akrivos
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Crime, media and criminal justice; Media ethics and regulation; Victimology; Sociology of law; Sexual violence; Mental health and the criminal justice system; Communications and media law; Gender, sexualities and law
Mohammed Khair Alshaleel
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: International Financial Law; Financial Regulation; Commercial Law; Islamic Financial Law; Banking Law
Ugochi Amajuoyi
Lecturer, School of Law
Alexandros Antoniou
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Communications and Media Law; Intellectual Property Law and Asset Management; Cyber-obscenity; Media Ethics and Media Regulation
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; Clinical Legal Education; Comparative public 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
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Criminal Law and Criminal Justice; Gender and Criminal Justice; Criminal Justice History
Judith Bueno De Mesquita
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Health and human rights; Economic, social and cultural rights; Climate change; International development and human rights; Poverty and human rights
Darren Calley
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Animal Welfare Law; Environmental Law; Public International Law
Koldo Casla
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Economic, Social and Cultural Rights; Critique of Human Rights; Spanish Politics; International Relations; UK Politics
Antonio Coco
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Public International Law; International Criminal Law; International Law in Cyberspace; International Humanitarian Law
Simon Cooper
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Police and Crime Commissioners; 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
Eliana Cusato
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: environment, peace and security; critical approaches to international law; business and human rights in conflict situations; environmental/climate justice; human rights and international political economy; laws of war
Samantha Davey
Lecturer, School of Law
Lucy Davies
Lecturer, School of Law
Aoife Duffy
Lecturer, School of Law
Andrew Fagan
Director of the Human Rights Centre - Senior Lecturer (R), School of Law - Human Rights Centre
Andrea Fejos
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Consumer law; Financial consumer law; FinTech; Consumer law and social justice; Financial regulation
Carla Ferstman
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Public International Law; Human Rights Law; International Criminal Law
Elizabeth Fisher Frank
Lecturer, School of 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 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
Angela Francis
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
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
Nikhil Gokani
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Public Health Law; Consumer Protection; Nutrition Labelling; Non-Communicable Diseases Prevention; Health Inequalities; Human Rights; Food, Tobacco, Alcohol, Physical Activity, Air Pollution
Audrey Guinchard
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Criminal Law; Data protection; Criminal procedure/human rights; French Law/Comparative Law; Cybercrime and cybersecurity
Julie Hannah
Lecturer, School of Law
Lee Hansen
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Human Rights in Consumer Law and Practice; LGBT+ Rights; Social Welfare Law; Pedagogy of Clinical Legal Education; Unfair Contract Terms
Anna Hardiman-McCartney
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Administrative Law; Constitutional Law; Judicial Review; UK Human Rights Law
Joanna Harwood
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Private family law; Legal responses to domestic abuse
Johanna Hoekstra
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: International contract law; private international law; Business & Human Rights
Karen Hulme
Professor, 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
Bev Jackson
Lecturer, School of Law
Emily Jones
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Emerging Military Technologies including Autonomous Weapons Systems and Human Enhancement Technologies; The Legal Subject and International Legal Personality; Posthuman Theory; Gender and Conflict; Feminist and Queer approaches to International Law; Science, Technology and the Law; Political Economy and International Law; The Rights of Nature and the granting of legal personality to the environment; International Environmental Law/Human Rights and the Environment
Marija Jovanovic
Lecturer, School of Law
Konstantinos Kalliris
Lecturer, School of Law
Stavroula Karapapa
Professor, School of Law
Research interests: Copyright Law and Policy; Law and the Arts; Legal Challenges of AI, Big Data and Blockchain Technology; Personality Rights, Data Protection, and Information Privacy; Internet Law, and Digital Regulation; Trade Mark and Unfair Competition Law
Anastasia Karatzia
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Citizens' Participation in law-making; European Citizens' Initiative; The role of the CJEU in EU participatory democracy; EU Banking Union; EU Single Supervisory Mechanism; Accountability of institutional actors involved in financial assistance mechanisms; The role of the European Central Bank in the SSM
Theodore Konstadinides
Professor, 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
Marios Koutsias
Senior 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
Dimitrios Kyritsis
Reader, School of Law
Jessica Lawrence
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: public international trade law; governmentality; international investment law; EU internal market law; critical theory
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
Emmanuelle Lemaire
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Comparative Law, Tort Law, French Law, English Law
Jaime Lindsey
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Healthcare law; Mental capacity and mental health law; Civil litigation; Mediation and alternative dispute resolution
Marina Lostal
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Noam Lubell
Professor, School of Law
Research interests: International Humanitarian Law / Law of Armed Conflict; Conduct of Hostilities; Military Occupation; New Military and Law Enforcement Technologies, including Cyber Operations, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, Human Enhancement; The Use of Force by States; Self-Defence; the UN Collective Security Framework; Counter-Terrorism.
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: Regulation and administrative law, especially public-private relationships; Public contracts (procurement, enforcement, corruption); European administrative law
Lorna McGregor
Professor, School of Law - Human Rights Centre
Sabine Michalowski
Professor, School of Law
Research interests: Medical Law; Business and human rights; Transitional Justice; Health Care Law and Human Rights
Edward Mitchell
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Law and time; Compulsory purchase; Property development; Planning law
Colin Moore
Lecturer, School of Law
Daragh Murray
Senior 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; Big Data/AI & Human Rights
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
Birsha Ohdedar
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Human Rights and the Environment; International and domestic law and policy concerning the environment; Law and Natural Resources; Climate Change Law
David O'Mahony
Deputy Dean (Postgrad. Research Education)(Humanities) & Professor (R), School of Law
Research interests: Restorative justice.; Criminal justice.; Transitional justice.; Youth crime and justice.; Youth Crime and Justice; Criminology
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; Law and Literature; Transitional justice
Carlo Petrucci
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Research interests
Oriola Sallavaci
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
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
Eden Sarid
Lecturer, School of Law
Laure Sauve
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Comparative Law
Ahmed Shaheed
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Lijie Song
Lecturer, School of Law
Matthew Stone
Head of School - 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
Tuba Turan
Lecturer, School of Law
Stephen Turner
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Eugenio Vaccari
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Corporate Insolvency Law; Moral Insolvency; 4th Industrial Revolution and Insolvency
Tara Van Ho
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Business and human rights; International investment law and human rights; Economic, social and cultural rights; Transitional justice; International human rights law; Business and human rights in armed conflict
Nikos Vogiatzis
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
Lars Waldorf
Professor, School of Law
Research interests: Transitional justice; Peacebuilding; Legal empowerment; Right to information; Human rights and the arts; International human rights law; International criminal law; Disability rights; Responsibility to protect
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; Law of Treaties; State responsibility; The Law of International Organizations; International dispute settlement
Lorna Woods
Professor, School of Law
Research interests: Media regulation; Internet Law
Ting Xu
Professor, School of Law
Anil Yilmaz Vastardis
Lecturer, School of Law
Research interests: Business and human rights; International Investment Law; Settlement of international commercial disputes; Corporate law; Investment and human rights