Our Staff

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  • Dr Olia Arustamyan


    Dr Olia Arustamyan is a Lecturer in Law. Her main research interests are in philosophy of law and moral philosophy more generally. Olia lectures in criminal law and criminal evidence at undergraduate level, and human rights law in the LLM.

  • Suresh Birdi

    Senior Lecturer in Law / Director of International Business Law Research Group

    Suresh Birdi  is a Senior lecturer in Law and is the course director for the LLM International Business Law Course. Suresh has taught upon many degree courses including LL.B, B.A, GDL, PGDL, LL.M and other short courses.    

  • Dr Valentino Cattelan

    Lecturer in Law

    Dr Valentino Cattelan is an experienced researcher in Islamic law, economics and finance. His expertise also comprises comparative law, EU law, contract law and interdisciplinary studies.

  • Dr I-Ju Chen

    Assistant Lecturer

    Dr I-Ju Chen  holds a PhD from the University of Birmingham, where she taught international law and global competition law and provided tutoring to international students. She was a recipient of a prestigious PhD scholarship from the University of Birmingham College of Arts and Law.

  • Tracey Cooper

    Director of Educational and Professional Development

    Tracey  Cooper  i s the Director of Educational and Professional Development at BCU, prior to this she held the role of LLB Programme Director for 7 years. Her teaching areas are Land Law, Contract Law and ADR. She obtained her LLB with the Open University and LLM with the University of Wolverhampton.

  • Dr Sarah Cooper

    Director of Research, Reader in Interdisciplinary Legal Studies

    Dr Sarah Cooper is a Reader in Interdisciplinary Legal Studies, the Director of Research in the School of Law, and a Senior Fellow of the UK Higher Education Authority. She is also a Site Director for the Midlands 4 Cities Doctoral Training Partnership, which is funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council.

  • Lamin Daffeh

    Lecturer in Law

    Lamin is a lecturer in Law and a PhD Research Fellow at the BCU. He is an experienced practitioner in advancing education and International development.

  • Michael Davies

    Lecturer in Law

    Solicitor (non-practising). Admitted to the role in 1985. Joined a High Street as Articled clerk and rose to level of Senior Partner. Criminal Defence Advocate for over 20 years practising in local Magistrates and Crown Courts.

  • Dr Ilaria Di Gioia

    Lecturer in American Law and Associate Director of the Centre for American Legal Studies (CALS)

    Dr. Ilaria Di Gioia is a Lecturer in Law and Associate Director of the Centre for American Legal Studies at Birmingham City University, UK.  She leads the School of Law’s modules in American Constitutional Law and teaches on the American Legal Practice module which prepares students to be interns in the United States.

  • Ian Fox-Williams

    Director of International Recruitment and Development

    Ian Fox-Williams  has strategic oversight and responsibility for all international activity in the School of Law from international student recruitment, development of partnerships with overseas institutions, designing collaborative courses taught overseas, as well as student and staff international mobility. 

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