Edward Jones

photograph of Edward JonesLecturer
Email: edward.jones@le.ac.uk
Tel: 0116 252 2359

Personal Details

LLM in Employment Law (Leicester), LLB (Hons) Exeter, Admitted to the Roll of Solicitors 1997, Fellow Higher Education Academy

Edward Jones joined Leicester Law School in 2018 after teaching undergraduate, postgraduate and professional programmes at the University of Law. He previously managed the part-time Legal Practice Course and Professional Skills Course undertaken by trainee solicitors in practice. Edward is a qualified solicitor and a Fellow of the High Education Academy. He has worked as a commercial litigator and company secretary.

Edward’s primary research interests lie in legal and ethical regulation of businesses and professions, including cross-jurisdictional harmonisation. He is involved in the European Network on Labour Law. He is also interested in innovation and improvement in higher education.

At Leicester Law School, Edward is the Director of Recruitment for undergraduate law programmes.


Employment Law (LLB and LLM)
Commercial Law
Commercial Property


  • Jones E, The Law Relating to Employers’ Liability (CILEx Law School 2014/15) ISBN 978-184256-780-7
  • Jones, E, ‘Public Law’ in Slorach S, Foundations in Context (The College of Law Press 2012) ISBN 978-1909176102
  • Rickard Straus R, ‘One of my two staff members is pregnant and I can't afford her maternity pay: is there Government help available for a small business’, www.thisismoney.co.uk (2014)   Online access

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