Who we are


Dr Nóra Ni Loideain

Advisory Board

The Information Law and Policy Centre is advised by a group of 14 academics and practitioners specialising in information law and policy:


James Michael, Senior Associate Research Fellow, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies


Professor Lilian Edwards, Professor of Law, Innovation and Society, Newcastle Law School, Newcastle University

Dr Daithí Mac Síthigh, Professor of Law and Innovation at Queen’s University Belfast

Dr Tarlach McGonagle, Senior Researcher/Lecturer, Institute for Information Law (IViR), Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam

Dr Lawrence McNamara, Reader in Law, University of York, and Senior Research Fellow, Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law

Professor Christopher Millard, Professor of Privacy and Information Law, Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary University of London

Gillian Phillips, Director of Editorial Legal Services, Guardian News & Media Limited

Timothy Pitt-Payne QC, Barrister, 11KBW

Martin Rosenbaum, Executive Producer, BBC News

John Sheridan, Head of Legislation Services, The National Archives

Graham Smith, Partner, Bird & Bird

Dr Jeni Tennison, Technical Director, Open Data Institute

Dr Tanya Filer, Policy and Research Leader, Digital State, Bennett Institute for Public Policy, University of Cambridge

Dr Catherine Easton, Reader in Law, University of Lancaster

Research Fellows

Associate Research Fellows

Dr Christina Angelopoulos, Associate Research Fellow

Dr Richard Danbury, Associate Research Fellow

Dr David Goldberg, Senior Associate Research Fellow

Julian Harris, Associate Research Fellow

James Michael, Senior Associate Research Fellow (and chair of the Information Law and Policy Centre Advisory Board)

Dr Judith Townend, Associate Research Fellow

Professor Lorna Woods, Senior Associate Research Fellow

Visiting Fellows

Professor Satoshi Maeda, Visiting Fellow, 2016-17

Dr Alex Antoniou, Visiting Fellow, 2015-16

Dr Judith Bannister, Visiting Fellow, 2014-15

Professor Katherine Biber, Visiting Fellow, 2014-15

Dr Joaquín Sarrión, Visiting Fellow, 2014-15

Research Associates

Dr Faith Gordon, Research Associate, 2017-18

Peter Coe, Research Associate, 2018-19

Dr Damian Clifford, Research Associate, 2018-19

Dr Maria Cristina Gaeta, Research Associate, 2019-20

Dr David Erdos, Research Associate, 2019-20

Page last updated: 18th November 2020