Law

Company, Commerical and Financial Law

Dr Ben Adodo

  • Sale of goods transactions and law of agency
  • The mechanics of International sales contract
  • Marine insurance law
  • Carriage of goods by sea (charterparties and bills of lading)
  • Banking law
  • International banking law, including interbank electronic funds transfer
  • Conflict of Laws (private international law), International commercial litigations and enforcement of foreign judgments

Dr Greg Allan

  • Corporate law

Dr Tony Cole

  • Company, commercial and financial law

Dr Richard Craven

  • Commercial law (public procurement)
  • Competition law (public sector)
  • Contract law (public contracts

Dr Martin George

  • Conflict of Laws / Private International Law
  • Carriage of Goods by Sea

Dr Mark Hsiao

  • Banking Law (International Principles of Banking and Finance, Principles of Hong Kong Banking Law, Regulatory Principles of Chinese Banking Law)
  • Comparative (Chinese Banking Law, Securities Interest)
  • Commercial Law (Securities Interest)
  • Corporate Law (Corporate Manslaughter or Corporate Responsibilities)
  • Equity (Charitable Trust, Chinese Trust Law)
  • Financial Law (OTC Derivatives, Securitization)

Professor Peter Jaffey

  • Corporate law
  • Corporate governance
  • Trusts and equity

Dr Diana Sancho

  • Private International Law issues with a focus on patrimonial law

Professor Janet Ulph

  • Money laundering and economic crime
  • Cultural property law (art and antiquities, museums and the law)
  • commercial law and equity and trusts

Dr Paolo Vargiu

  • International commercial law
  • International economic law
  • International investment law

Dr Horace Yeung

  • Company law
  • Commercial law
  • Financial law
  • Comparative corporate governance

Criminal Law, Criminal Justice and Criminology

Dr Melissa Bone

  • Criminology (especially in the area of drug policy)
  • Criminal justice

Professor Mandy Burton

  • Criminal justice
  • Criminal law

Dr Steven Cammiss

  • Criminal justice
  • Criminology

Dr Anna Carline

  • Criminal law - specifically sexual offences and violence against women
  • Criminal Justice

Dr Tracey Elliott

  • Criminal law

Professor Sally Kyd

  • Criminal justice
  • Criminal law

Dr Véronique Voruz

  • Criminology

Dr Charlotte Walsh

  • Criminology

Dispute Resolution

Masood Ahmed

  • Alternative dispute resolution (in particular mediation)
  • Arbitration law (international and commercial arbitration, including theoretical aspects)

Tony Cole

  • Dispute resolution (including conflicts of laws)
  • Socio-legal studies, including criminal law and justice - relating to arbitration

Cosmo Graham

  • Administrative and public law
  • Competition law
  • Alternative dispute resolution

Professor Pablo Cortes

  • Consumer redress
  • Online Dispute Resolution
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (Mediation, Arbitration, Ombudsman Schemes)
  • Comparative civil litigation (class actions, small claims, etc)

Dr Carla Crifo

  • Civil litigation
  • International law (private), including conflict of laws

Dr Paolo Vargiu

  • Alternative dispute resolution
  • Arbitration law

European Law and Policy

Dr Rufat Babayev

  • EU Law (internal market law and conflict of laws)
  • International law (private), including conflict of laws (EU choice-of-law rules)

Dr Eugenia Caracciolo di Torella

  • Equality (in particular Gender) and the Law - Work/Life Balance, Family and Child Law, Caring and the Law

Dr Richard Craven

  • Public procurement Law
  • EU law (internal market)

Professor Adam Cygan

  • EU law

Dr Oxana Golynker

  • Employment law
  • EU law

Olivia Hamlyn

  • Environmental law and specifically the regulation of technology, with a focus on EU law

Pascale Lorber

  • Employment law (national, European, international and comparative)

Dr Lisa Rodgers

  • Employment law
  • EU law (labour law, social rights)
  • Human rights (labour law, social rights)

Professor Bernard Ryan

  • Immigration law, nationality law and asylum law

Dr Anne Witt

  • Competition law (EU, US, German, UK)
  • EU law (internal market and constitutional law)

Professor Katja Ziegler

  • EU law (human rights, interaction of legal orders, multilevel constitutionalism

Human Rights

Dr Onder Bakircioglu

  • International human rights law

Ed Bates

  • Constitutional law (human rights protection in UK law)
  • Human Rights and Civil Liberties (Law of the ECHR; legal regime of ECHR; human rights protection in UK law)

Dr Maribel Canto-Lopez

  • Human Rights and Civil Liberties
  • Law of the ECHR
  • Extraterritoriality of Human Rights Treaties

Tony Cole

  • Human rights - relating to labor rights

Professor Peter Cumper

  • Education law
  • Human rights and civil liberties
  • Law and religion

Professor Francois du Bois

  • Human Rights and Civil Liberties (impact on private law, esp. law of obligations)
  • Privacy (esp. issues of civil liability and interaction of private law and human rights)

Dr Loveday Hodson

  • Administrative and public law
  • Constitutional law,
  • Gender, sexuality and law/Feminist theory
  • Human rights and civil liberties

Professor Liz Wicks

  • Human rights law (especially the Right to Life and Bodily Autonomy)
  • Human rights in healthcare
  • Aspects of the ECHR

Joe Wills

  • Human rights law (especially socioeconomic rights)
  • Animal rights

Professor Katja Ziegler

  • EU rights
  • ECHR
  • Comparative human rights

International Law

Dr Onder Bakircioglu

  • Public international law
  • Collective security system
  • Just war doctrine in Islam and Christianity

Dr Rossana Deplano

  • International Law (public)

Dr Loveday Hodson

  • Gender, sexuality and law/Feminist theory
  • International law (public)

Dr Eki Omorogbe

  • ICC institutional and constitutional issues
  • Public International Law - international and regional peace and security ( United Nations, African Union, peacekeeping, peace-enforcement, the use of force, intervention in civil conflicts, military humanitarian intervention, the ‘Responsibility to Protect’ doctrine)
  • International Criminal Court and African situations

Professor Bernard Ryan

  • Immigration law, nationality law and asylum law

Dr Paolo Vargiu

  • Public International Law

Professor Katja Ziegler

  • International law (public)
  • Use of force and accountability for the use of force in international and constitutional law

Law and Theory

Stefano Bertea

  • Legal theory and jurisprudence
  • Philosophy of law
  • Political philosophy

Anna Carline

  • Gender, sexuality and law/Feminist theory

Francois du Bois

  • Legal Theory and Jurisprudence (philosophy of private law, esp. law of obligations)
  • Philosophy of Law (philosophy of private law, esp. law of obligations)

Loveday Hodson

  • Gender, sexuality and law/Feminist theory

Veronique Voruz

  • Legal theory and jurisprudence
  • Political philosophy
  • Foucault studies
  • Surveillance studies

Joe Wills

  • Law and political theory
  • Animal rights
  • Critical theory

Medico-Legal

Tracey Elliott

  • Bioethics
  • Medical law and ethics

Eugenia Caracciollo di Torella

  • Caring and the Law

José Miola

  • Bioethics
  • Medical law and ethics

Veronique Voruz

  • Mental Health Law

Liz Wicks

  • Medical Law and Ethics (especially beginning and end of life issues, and faith and belief in healthcare)

Private Law

Gregory Allan

  • Equity
  • Land law
  • Legal history

Barbara Bogusz

  • Land Law


Francois du Bois

  • Comparative Law (general theoretical aspects and private law, esp. law of obligations
  • Commercial Law (commercial aspects of contract and tort law)
  • Contract Law (including comparative and philosophical/theoretical analysis)
  • Tort Law (including comparative and philosophical/theoretical analysis)
  • Personal Injury Law (including comparative and philosophical/theoretical analysis)
  • Defamation Law (including comparative and philosophical/theoretical analysis)
  • Human Rights and Civil Liberties (impact on private law, esp. law of obligations)
  • Privacy (esp. issues of civil liability and interaction of private law and human rights)

Martin George

  • Land Law (and Property Law more broadly)
  • Conflict of Laws / Private International Law
  • Carriage of Goods by Sea
  • Legal Education and Pedagogy

John Hartshorne

  • Issues relating to the Law of Tort, especially the protection of privacy

Nicola Jackson

  • Trusts Law, particularly trustees powers and duties, validity and formation of trusts, and offshore trusts
  • Aspects of Land Law, such as title registration, overreaching, equitable doctrines such as proprietary estoppel
  • Contract law

Peter Jaffey

  • Restitution and unjust enrichment
  • The common law and common law reasoning
  • Remedies
  • Theory of contract
  • Private property
  • Private law

Socio-legal Studies

Melissa Bone

  • Criminology (especially in the area of drug policy) and criminal justice

Mandy Burton

  • Criminal justice

Steven Cammiss

  • Criminal justice
  • Criminology

Eugenia Caracciolo di Torella

  • Equality (in particular Gender) and the Law
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Family and Child Law
  • Caring and the Law

Anna Carline

  • Criminal law - specifically sexual offences and violence against women
  • Criminal Justice
  • Family law
  • Gender, sexuality and law/Feminist theory

Tony Cole

  • Socio-legal studies, including criminal law and justice - relating to arbitration

Pablo Cortés

  • Consumer redress
  • Online Dispute Resolution
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (Mediation, Arbitration, Ombudsman Schemes)
  • Comparative civil litigation (class actions, small claims, etc)

Cosmo Graham

  • Administrative and public law
  • Alternative dispute resolution
  • Competition law
  • Constitutional law

Loveday Hodson

  • Administrative and public law
  • Constitutional law
  • Gender, sexuality and law/Feminist theory
  • Human rights and civil liberties
  • International law (public)

Sally Kyd

  • Criminal justice
  • Criminal law

Charlotte Walsh

  • Criminology

Dawn Watkins

  • Law and the humanities
  • Legal history