Registration open! Human Rights Laws at a Crossroads: What Directions after Brexit?

This one-day event will obtain a panoramic perspective, looking to the pressures and challenges associated with a human rights landscape unsettled by Brexit, facing uncertainty regarding the domestic regime for human rights protection, and a Strasbourg system that has been reshaped, yet which remains under intense pressure

Date and time: 25 May 2018, 10:30am—5pm

Venue: Council Suite 1, Fielding Johnson Building  (Maps and directions)

Full programme (subject to changes).

Booking: This event is free of charge, but booking is essential


  • Professor Sionaidh Douglas-Scott (Queen Mary University of London)
  • Dr Kirsty Hughes (University of Cambridge)
  • Dr Dimitrios Giannoulopoulos (Brunel University London)
  • Professor Merris Amos (Queen Mary University of London)
  • Professor Colm O’Cinneide (University College of London)
  • Dr Hélène Tyrell (Newcastle Law School)
  • Professor Philip Leach (Middlesex University)
  • Dr Matt Saul (Pluricourts, University of Oslo)
  • Professor Mikael Rask Madsen (University of Copenhagen)
  • Eleanor Hourigan (Counsel, Joint Committee on Human Rights)
  • Rob Linham (Deputy Permanent Representative at the UK Delegation to the Council of Europe) [tbc]

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