Law

Name and Contact Details Research Interests
Dr Olufemi Amao
Role: Law Lecturer - Director for Undergraduate Studies

Phone: +44 (0) 1895 265179
Email: olufemi.amao@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 061

International Commercial Law
Company Law
Corporate Law Theory
Corporate Governance
Corporate Social Responsibility
Multinational Corporations
Human Rights
International Law
Banking Law

Professor Ilias Bantekas
Role: Professor of Law

Phone: +44 (0)1895 267370
Email: ilias.bantekas@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 001

General Public International Law
International Foreign Investment and Arbitration
International Development Banks
International Ecclesiastical Relations (particularly Orthodox Christianity)

Dr Adrienne Barnett
Role: Law Lecturer

Phone: +44 (0)1895 265198
Email: adrienne.barnett@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 059

Family and Child Law
Feminist Legal Studies
Feminist Theory
Luhmann’s systems theory

Mr Paul Bracken
Role: Visiting English Language Support Teacher

Phone:
Email: mailto:paul.bracken@brunel.ac.uk
Office:
Ms Deborah Chay
Role: Visiting Lecturer (PT)

Phone:
Email: deborah.chay@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 111
Professor Ben Chigara
Role: Professor of Law - Director, Taught Postgraduate Programmes in Law; Convenor, LLM in Human Rights Law; Co-Director, Law & Digital Culture Programme

Phone: +44 (0)1895 266230
Email: ben.chigara@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 075

Validity, legitimacy and sustainability of legal processes and practices; Development and enforcement of International Human Rights Law, especially, Individual, Constitutional, and Labour Rights; Law making processes, especially Customary International Law; and also Regional and International Institutions and processes.

Mr Tony Cole
Role: Senior Lecturer

Phone: +44 (0)1895 265498
Email: tony.cole@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 009h

Structural foundations of international investment arbitration

Operaton of Most-Favoured Nation clauses in international law

Theory of transnational law

International diffusion of patent-covered intellectual property

History of Jurisprudence

Comparative Law

Dr Gerard Conway
Role: Law Lecturer - Convenor of CPE

Phone: +44 (0)1895 267492
Email: gerard.conway@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 063

European constitutional law (European Union and comparative), especially the role and legal reasoning of the European Court of Justice;
European criminal law
Legal theory
Public international law

Dr Claire Corbett
Role: Visiting Senior Research Fellow

Phone: +44 (0)1895 266243
Email: claire.corbett@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 004
Unlawful driving behaviour especially speeding; Speed cameras; Car crime; Penalty points demerit system, Traffic law enforcement, Psychological aspects of the criminal justice system.
Professor Matthew Daniels
Role: Associate Professor

Phone:
Email: md@goodofall.org
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 112
Dr Mihail Danov
Role: Senior Lecturer - Convenor of LLM

Phone: +44 (0)1895 266686
Email: mihail.danov@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 063

Private International Law
International Commercial Arbitration
EU Competition Law

Dr Ignacio De La Rasilla Del Moral
Role: Law Lecturer - LIBT Rep

Phone: +44 (0)1895 266237
Email: ignacio.delarasilla@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 062

Public International Law
Constitutional Law
Global Law and Governance
European Union Law - Foreign Affairs Law
History of International Law and Legal Thought
Jurisprudence
International Human Rights Law
Comparative International Law
Critical (International) Legal Theory

Dr Rossana Deplano
Role: Law Lecturer

Phone: +44 (0)1895 265137
Email: rossana.deplano@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 071
I am currently working on the following topics: UN Security Council and human rights; empirical study of UN Security Council resolutions and implications for the development of international law; UN General Assembly resolutions and customary international law.
Ms Meryl Dickinson
Role: Visiting Lecturer (PT)

Phone:
Email: meryl.dickinson@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 108
Dr Andreas Dimopoulos
Role: Law Lecturer

Phone: +44 (0)1895 267666
Email: andreas.dimopoulos@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 053

Medical law
Bioethics
Human Rights
Disability Rights
Discrimination Law
Family Law

Dr Susan Easton
Role: Reader

Phone: +44 (0)1895 266242
Email: susan.easton@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 114

Penology and prisoners’ rights
Criminal justice process and criminal evidence
Free speech and hate speech

Dr Federico Ferretti
Role: Senior Lecturer - Director, Research Ethics Committee

Phone: +44 (0)1895 267496
Email: federico.ferretti@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 009e
EC Law
Data Protection
Civil Liberties
Consumer Law
Banking and Financial Law
International Business Law
Dr Narine Ghazaryan
Role: Law Lecturer - Examination Convenor

Phone: +44 (0)1895 265426
Email: narine.ghazaryan@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 054

The European Neighbourhood Policy
EU Enlargement
Democratisation
Law and Politics

Dr Dimitrios Giannoulopoulos
Role: Associate Dean Student Welfare

Phone: +44 (0)1895 266241
Email: dimitrios.giannoulopoulos@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 070

Criminal Law

Criminal Procedure

Criminal Evidence

Comparative Criminal Justice
Human Rights (in the criminal justice context)

Terrorism and comparative perspectives on counter-terrorism legislation

Ms Adriana Giunta
Role: Visiting Lecturer (PT)

Phone:
Email: adriana.giunta@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 108
Dr Christian Heitsch
Role: Law Lecturer

Phone: +44 (0)1895 267650
Email: christian.heitsch@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 065
Dr Patricia Hobbs
Role: Law Lecturer

Phone: +44 (0)1895 266279
Email: patricia.hobbs@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 064
The Rome Statute, the principle of complementarity, State sovereignty, immunity of Heads of State and State officials, the International Criminal Court and the Kenya situation; the application of international humanitarian law by the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia.
Professor Peter Jaffey
Role: Professor of Law - Director of CASP

Phone: +44 (0)1895 266859
Email: peter.jaffey@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 009a
Private Law Theory
Restitution and Unjust Enrichment
Intellectual Property
Ms Felicity Kaganas
Role: Reader - Divisional Lead

Phone: +44 (0)1895 266235
Email: felicity.kaganas@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 009c
Family Law
Child Law
Feminist Theory
Dr Muhammed Korotana
Role: Law Lecturer

Phone: +44 (0)1895 267740
Email: muhammed.korotana@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 060
International Financial Law
EU Financial Law
Banking Law
International Economic Law
Ms Maria Kotsovili
Role: Law Lecturer

Phone: +44 (0)1895 266890
Email: maria.kotsovili@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 074
Dr Philip Larkin
Role: Law Lecturer

Phone: +44 (0)1895 266890
Email: philip.larkin@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 066
Dr Liat Levanon
Role: Law Lecturer

Phone: +44 (0)1895 266140
Email: liat.levanon@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 055

Criminal law, theories of punishment, evidence law, terrorism and law, feminism and law

Dr Jurgita Malinauskaite
Role: Law Lecturer

Phone: +44 (0)1895 265434
Email: jurgita.malinauskaite@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 076
EC and International Competition Law
Comparative Competition Law
Harmonisation of International Competition Law
The WTO and Competition Law
Small Market Economies and Competition Law
Dr Akalemwa Ngenda
Role: Law Lecturer

Phone: +44 (0)1895 267495
Email: akalemwa.ngenda@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 057
Global intellectual property regulation
Globalisation theory
Cybercrime and electronic fraud
Critical legal theory
Theory of systems of thought and knowledge
Financial sector regulation
Legal aspects of corporate finance; venture capital; and private equity
Mr Michael O'Sullivan
Role: Visiting Lecturer (PT), Barrister

Phone:
Email: michael.osullivan@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 111
Professor Andrew Olins
Role: Associate Professor

Phone:
Email: andrew.olins@ibblaw.co.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 112
Professor Abimbola Olowofoyeku
Role: Professor of Law

Phone: +44 (0)1895 266223
Email: abimbola.olowofoyeku@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 052
Comparative Constitutionalism
Administrative Law
Revenue Law
Torts
Dr Peter Petkoff
Role: Law Lecturer - Dissertaions Tutor + PG Cert IP Convenor

Phone: +44 (0)1895 267437
Email: peter.petkoff@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 073
Law and religion
Canon Law
EC Law
Intellectual Property
Comparative and International Law
Professor Christine Piper
Role: Professor of Law - Fellow, Academy of Social Sciences

Phone: +44 (0)1895 266228
Email: christine.piper@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 001

Family law and policy
Youth justice issues
Sentencing

Professor Patrick Polden
Role: Professor Emeritus

Phone:
Email: patrick.polden@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 004
Modern Legal History
Law of Debt
Dr Eleni Polymenopoulou
Role: Law Lecturer

Phone: +44 (0)1895 267272
Email: eleni.polymenopoulou@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 069
  • International human rights law (particularly political, social and anthropological readings of human rights)
  • International politics and religious extremism
  • Cultural rights, cultural diversity, multiculturalism
  • Freedom of expression
  • Arts and the law
  • Religions and the law
  • Conflicts of rights
  • Gender, sexual rights and LGBT rights
Professor Javaid Rehman
Role: Professor of Law

Phone: +44 (0)1895 267226
Email: javaid.rehman@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 106

Islamic Law, international human rights law and international terrorism (in particular terrorism emerging from Pakistan and Afghanistan)

Dr Christine Riefa
Role: Senior Lecturer - Director of Admissions

Phone: +44 (0)1895 266238
Email: christine.riefa@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 009g
Consumer Law
Internet Law
Some elements of Intellectual Property Law
Professor David Rosen
Role: Associate Professor

Phone: +44 (0)1895 265575
Email: david.rosen@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 112
Dr Ayesha Shahid
Role: Law Lecturer

Phone: +44 (0)1895 265509
Email: ayesha.shahid@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 077
  • Islamic Family Law
  • International Human Rights Law
  • Gender and the Law (with particular focus on women workers’ rights in the informal employment sector).
Dr Alison Slade
Role: Law Lecturer

Phone: +44 (0)1895 266549
Email: alison.slade@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 068

International Intellectual Property Law
Comparative Intellectual Property Law
Philosophical Foundations of Intellectual Property Law Intellectual Property and Human Rights

Miss Kimberley Spikings
Role: Visiting Lecturer (PT)

Phone:
Email: kimberley.spikings@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 108
Professor Manisuli Ssenyonjo
Role: Professor of International Law and Human Rights - Director of Placement Studies & Director of CIPL

Phone: +44 (0)1895 267279
Email: manisuli.ssenyonjo@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 051

Current research interests are:

  • Public International Law (particularly: International Human Rights Law; International Economic Law; and International Criminal Law)
  • Human Rights Law (in several contexts: national, regional, international)
  • Comparative Constitutional Law
Professor Holger Sutschet
Role: Visiting Professor

Phone:
Email: H.Sutschet@hs-osnabrueck.de
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 112
Dr Faye Fangfei Wang
Role: Senior Lecturer - Director of Appeals & Disciplinary

Phone: +44 (0)1895 267246
Email: faye.wang@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 056

Cyberlaw
Private International Law
Online Dispute Resolution

Dr Alexandra Xanthaki
Role: Reader - Director of Research

Phone: +44 (0)1895 266240
Email: alexandra.xanthaki@brunel.ac.uk
Office: Elliott Jaques Room 009b
Minority and Indigenous Rights
International Human Rights
Public International Law
Aspects of European Law

Page last updated: Tuesday 14 January 2014