Research Clusters

  • Company, Commercial and Financial Law considers all aspects of commercial, corporate and financial law, accommodating diverse research interests
  • Criminal Law, Criminal Justice and Criminology comprises staff engaged in research related to criminal justice matters, from the substantive criminal law to the administration of justice to criminological perspectives
  • Dispute Resolution provides staff and postgraduate research students with a forum to discuss recent developments in dispute resolution, broadly intended
  • Employment Law Wide ranging research across the EU and UK employment/labour law field
  • European Law and Policy focuses on research including EU law, immigration, employment law, social policy and human rights
  • Human Rights Law considers human rights at domestic, European and international levels
  • International Law considers all aspects of public international law
  • Law and Theory considers all aspects of theory underlying law, the legal system and justice
  • Medico-legal considers all aspects of the law relating to medical treatment
  • Private Law focuses on the law of torts, contract, property and trusts
  • Socio-legal Studies provides a setting for colleagues to explore and discuss their research in the field of socio-legal studies, as broadly understood