Current MPhil/PhD Students

Omar ABDELAZIZ 
The Role of Punitive Damages in the English Law of Contract: Solution or Chimera?
Main supervisor:  Dr Constantin Stefanou
Second supervisor / SOR: Dr. Ioannis Glinavos
Emmanuel Saffa ABDULAI
A Critical Examination of Judicial Independence as a Bastion of Constitutionalism and Rule of Law in Sierra Leone
Main supervisor:  Professor Avrom Sherr
Katerina AKESTORIDI
Accountability of International Financial Institutions in light of Goal 16 SDGs: the Role of Multilateral Development Banks' Independent Accountability Mechanisms in promoting Sustainable Development
Main Supervisor: Professor Ilias Bantekas
Second Supervisor: Dr Constantin Stefanou
Abdulrahman ALKHIELI
The Legal Framework of Corporate Governance in Saudi Legislations
Main supervisor: Professor Mads Andenas
Second supervisor / SOR: Dr Maren Heidemann
Anne BABALOLA
A critical analysis of the laws and policies for protecting foreign investments in Nigeria
Main supervisor: Professor Ilias Bantekas
Second supervisor / SOR: Dr Constantin Stefanou
Christoph BEISCHL
Towards an Asian space agency? The whence and whither of Asian interstate relations in the space sector in the 21st century
Main supervisor: Professor Sa'id Moshteshar 
Second supervisor / SOR: Dr Michael Sheehan (Swansea)
Paolo BIONDI
Responsibility-Sharing as an Interest-based Obligation. Between Refugee Protection and States’ Interests
Main supervisor: Dr Constantin Stefanou 
Second supervisor / SOR: Dr David J. Cantor 
Victor CHIMBWANDA
Reforming Legal Education: Should skills education be part of the academic stage of Legal Training? A comparative analysis of legal education approaches in England and selected Anglophone African countries
Main Supervisor:  Professor Avrom Sherr
Alexia COUCCOULLIS
Compliance and Regulations Under the International and European Law on the Gaming Industry 
Main supervisor: Professor Ilias Bantekas
Second supervisor / SOR: Dr Constantin Stefanou
Gilbert CRENTSIL 
Informal Land Transactions and Economic Crime in Developing Countries - A case study of Ghana 
Main supervisor: Professor Barry Rider
Second supervisor / SOR: Dr Chizu Nakajima
Rita CORREIA DA CUNHA
Countering tax avoidance
Main supervisor: Professor Philip Baker QC
Second supervisor / SOR: Professor Helen Xanthaki
Ejike Anaeto EKWUEME
The convergence of dirty money and private to private corruption : Fact or Fiction? How efficient are the tools to contain this? A discourse from Anglo-American and Less developed countries' perspectives
Main supervisor: Professor Barry Rider 
Second supervisor / SOR: Dr Richard Alexander 
Jam GAZZAIN
Preventing Extreme Opportunism in Financial Markets: an analysis of the role of the UK Financial Regulations 
Main supervisor: Professor Barry Rider
Second supervisor / SOR: Dr Chizu Nakajima
Laurence GEORGE 
The Fourth Estate and Access to Justice: Defendant Corporations in no win no fee group litigation 
Main supervisor: Professor Avrom Sherr
Dominic GIBBS
The Laws of King Æthelberht 
Main supervisor: Professor Barry Rider
Second supervisor / SOR: Dr Chizu Nakajima
Adrian IORDACHE
Legislating for humans: Romanian legislative design in the age of cognitive science
Main supervisor: Professor Ilias Bantekas
Second supervisor / SOR: Professor Helen Xanthaki
Calvin JACKSON
Promoting Highest Professional Standards in UK Remuneration Committee Advisory Services
Main supervisor: Professor Kern Alexander
Second supervisor / SOR: Dr Mahmood Bagheri
Emily Charlotte JAMESON
Rethinking development law: a strategic and significant step forwards for sustainable development in bilateral investment treaties?
Main supervisor: Dr Maria Gavournelli
Ufuoma LAMIKANRA
Women's rights in Nigeria: is legislation a solution?
Main supervisor:  Dr Alexandra Xanthaki 
Second supervisor / SOR: Professor Helen Xanthaki
Enze LIU
The Prevention and Control of Economic Crime in China: with Comparative Reference to the Experience of Other Relevant Jurisdictions
Main supervisor: Professor Barry Rider
Second supervisor / SOR: Dr Chizu Nakajima
Osita MBA
The Nature and Boundaries of Tax Evasion, Tax Avoidance and Tax Mitigation
Main supervisor: Professor Philip Baker QC
Second supervisor / SOR: Professor Helen Xanthaki
Elohor Stephane ONOGE
Legislative Drafting and Effectiveness in the Nigerian Legal System
Main supervisor: Dr Constantin Stefanou
Second supervisor / SOR: Dr Maria Mousmouti
Marcelo PEDROSO ILARRAZ 
International taxation, the BRICs, and the Brazilian experience: tracing patterns and drawing comparisons
Main supervisor: Professor Philip Baker QC
Elnaz POURSAFAR 
United Kingdom's hesitation to adopt the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG): The role of the end user?
Main supervisor: Dr Maren Heidemann 
Second supervisor / SOR: Professor Mads Andenas
Garnet PRAH-ARTHUR
The Economics of a Good Oil and Gas Legislative Framework Case Studies: UK and Ghana 
Main supervisor: Professor Terence Daintith
Valentino QUAGGIATO
The space debris problem: a study of its law and policy implications
Main supervisor: Professor Sa'id Moshteshar 
Second supervisor / SOR: Dr Maria Gavournelli
Christopher STEARS
The Management of Legal Risk in Multi-function Financial Intermediaries 
Main supervisor: Professor Barry Rider
Second supervisor / SOR: Dr Chizu Nakajima
Michael SUKUBO
Exploration and Exploitation of Natural Resources in Developing Countries: A Critical Analysis of the current Contractual Arrangements made between Licensors and Licensees
Main supervisor: Professor Charles Chatterjee
Benedict Jonathan TURNER 
An Economic Jurisprudential Approach to Securities and Securitisation
Main supervisor: Dr Mahmood Bagheri 
Grahame TURNER 
An investigation into the Modification of the UK's Direct Tax Law Necessitated by Community Measures and Compliance with the EC Treaty Freedoms 
Main supervisor: Professor Philip Baker QC
Kursat YILMAZ
Post-Conflict Administration and Reconstruction: A Demand for Jus Post Bellum as a Legal Framework? 
Supervisor: Professor Ilias Bantekas

 

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