Our staff have a breadth of experience in teaching and professional practice. Academics also have research expertise in their subject area.

Head of School

Academic Staff

PhD Research Students

Professional Support


Head of School

  • John Clifford

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    Dean, School of Law  

  • Academic Staff

  • Maggie Anderson

    Maggie Anderson

    Maggie Anderson is Head of Year 3 in the Law School and Lecturer in Law.  

  • Craig Anderson

    Craig Anderson

    Craig Anderson is a Lecturer in the Law School specialising in the areas of Property Law and Conveyancing.  

  • Paul Arnell

    Paul Arnell

    Dr Paul Arnell is a Reader in Law. His research interests are within public international law, particularly in international criminal law, extradition, jurisdiction and human rights.  

  • Sarah Arnell

    Sarah Arnell

    Sarah Arnell is a Lecturer in Law and qualified solicitor. Her teaching interests are in the areas of Employment Law and Delict.  

  • Vasil Atanasov

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    Vasil Atanasov is a Lecturer in Construction Law and Dispute Resolution  

  • Val Bremner

    Val Bremner

    Val is a Lecturer in the Law School and has been a solicitor for 25 years working in both civil and criminal litigation.  

  • Hayley Christie

    Hayley Christie

    Hayley Christie is a lecturer in the Law School and a qualified solicitor.  

  • David Christie

    David Christie

    David Christie is a lecturer in the Law School and a qualified solicitor.  

  • Margaret Downie

    Margaret Downie

    Margaret Downie is an Academic Strategic Lead.  

  • Elimma Ezeani

    Dr Elimma Ezeani

    Dr Elimma Ezeani is a Lecturer in Law at the Law School.  

  • Lisa Gibbons-Wood

    Lisa Gibbons-Wood is a Senior Lecturer in the Law School and course leader for the BA Law & Management and on campus LLB.  

  • David Hill

    David Hill

    Dr David Hill is a Lecturer in the Law School, his principal teaching and research interests are in the area of private international law.  

  • Olufemi Ilesanmi

    Olufemi Ilesanmi

    Olufemi Ilesanmi is a Lecturer in Law at the Law School.  

  • Uche Iloka

    Uche Iloka

    Uche is a lecturer in The Law School.  

  • John Karlberg

    John Karlberg

    John Karllberg is a Lecturer in law at the Law School.  

  • Andrey Kotelnikov

    Andrey Kotelnikov

    Dr Andrey Kotelnikov is a Lecturer in the Law School, he teaches a number of subjects at undergraduate and postgraduate level.  

  • Thorsten Lauterbach

    Thorsten Lauterbach

    Thorsten Lauterbach is a Teaching Fellow in the Law School and Learning Enhancement Co-ordinator (Postgraduate).  

  • Carole Lyons

    Carole Lyons

    Carole is a solicitor and a lecturer in law with teaching interests and related responsibilities in the area of European Union Law. She co-ordinates and teaches a number of EU Law modules at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.  

  • Joseph Mante

    Joseph Mante

    Dr Mante is a Lecturer and the Deputy Programme Leader for the LLM/MSc Construction and Arbitration Course at the Law school. His teaching and research interests are in Construction law and Dispute resolution.  

  • Nicolas Maulet

    Nicolas Maulet

    Nicolas is a lecturer in Energy law and policy (module coordinator) and Dispute resolution in Oil and Gas contracting.  

  • Gerry McGee

    Gerry McGee

    Gerry McGee is a solicitor and a Lecturer in Law. He is the Module Leader for the full time Legal Systems Module and Module leader for the online Constitutional Law Module.  

  • Leon Moller

    Leon Moller

    Dr Moller is a lecturer in Oil and Gas Law specialising in Contract Law and Oil and Gas Contract Law. His research interests include: Public International Law, Law of the Sea, Energy and Natural Resources Law.  

  • Caroline Nixon

    Caroline Nixon

    Caroline has been a Lecturer in the Law School since 2012.  

  • Eric Ogilvie-Brown

    Eric Ogilvie-Brown

    Eric Ogilvie-Brown is a Lecturer in the Law School.  

  • Jennifer Richmond

    Jennifer Richmond

    Jennifer Richmond is Lecturer in the Law School and Head of Year for Stage 1 of the LLB and Law and Management undergraduate courses.  

  • Hamish Ross

    Hamish Ross

    Dr Hamish Ross is a Lecturer in the Law School.  

  • Laura Sharp

    Laura Sharp

    Laura Sharp is a senior lecturer in the law School. Academic and professionals Skills development co-ordinator for law. Her research interests are in Criminal Justice & Criminal Law.  

  • Sarah Sivers

    Dr Sarah Christie

    Dr Sarah Sivers is an Academic Strategic Lead in The Law School, and is responsible for all aspects of research and research students. Her interests are Criminal liability and responsibility; Medical Law and the Interface between Medical Law and Criminal Liability.  

  • PhD Research Students

    Professional Support

    Laura Stephen - School Operations Manager 

    Tricia Horton - Course Administration Coordinator 

    Emily Baird - School Administration Coordinator 

    Emma Craig - Course Administrator (LLB, BA (Hons) Law and Management, Upskilling)

    Kim Harkness - Course Administrator (Diploma in Professional Legal Practice, |LLM/MSc Construction Law and Arbitration/Adjudication)

    Martha Richardson - Course Administrator (Online LLB, LLM Master of Laws, LLM/MSc Oil, Gas and Renewable Energy Law, PG Cert Law for the Energy Transition)

    Ajitha Sandeep  - Assessment & Attendance Administrator

    Colin Jamieson – Online Learning Developer 

    Abby Othman Wilson – Content Assistant