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Research Expertise

Topics and areas of research interest have been grouped with relevant Law academics below. Members of staff are happy to hear from prospective PhD students as well as fellow researchers, and to take media enquiries relating to their respective fields of expertise.

Access to Justice


Advertising Law

Animal Law and Ethics

Banking Law


Charity Law

Children’s Rights


Climate Law

Commercial Law

Company Law

Comparative Law

Competition Law

Constitutional / Administrative / Public Law

Consumer Law




Criminal Law and Justice

Critical Theory/Political theory approaches

Cyber Law

Data Protection

European Convention on Human Rights Law

Environment and Energy Law

Equity and Trusts

EU Law

Family Law


Feminist Legal Theory

Financial Crime

Food Law

Global Health Law and Non-Communicable Diseases

Health/Medical Law and Ethics

Immigration Law

Intellectual Property Law

International Human Rights

International Law

Insolvency Law

Investment Law

Judicial Behaviour and Decision-Making


Land and Property Law


Law in Asia

Law and Development

Law and Technology

Legal History

Legal Philosophy

Legislation and Public Policy 


Marxist Approaches to the Law

Social and Economic Rights

Sports Law


Trade Law

Trafficking and Modern Slavery

Transnational / International Criminal Law and Transitional Justice


Whistleblower Protection








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