Our Staff

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  • Sonya Smith

    Deputy Head of the School of Law (Academic Programme Development)

    Sonya Smith is Deputy Head of the School of Law (Academic Programme Development) at Birmingham City University. Prior to joining the University Sonya was previously a solicitor dealing first of all with family law matters, then moving into employers’ liability and personal injury claims.

  • Janet Spence

    Senior Lecturer, Legal Practice Course Director/LLM Legal Practice

    Janet Spence first studied Law at Birmingham City University and following post-graduate studies, she qualified as a solicitor. She practiced in many area of Law, latterly property law, before switching to academia at Staffordshire University where she gained extensive teaching and managerial experience.

  • Pamela Thomas

    Senior Lecturer

    Pamela Thomas is the LLB Admissions Tutor and a Lecturer in the School of Law. She is currently the module leader for the Legal Method module on the Post Graduate Diploma in Law and also Liaison Tutor for the LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology pathway.

  • Alison Turnbull

    Senior Lecturer

    Alison Turnbull completed her first degree at the University of Leicester and went on to qualify as a solicitor in private practice, working with the firm Eversheds. She joined Birmingham City University in 1989.

  • Dr Ozlem Ulgen

    Senior Lecturer and Deputy Director of Research

    Ozlem Ulgen is Deputy Director of Research and a Senior Lecturer in Law.  She has conducted legal consultancy work for the South African State Attorney’s Department, the British Council in Chile and the Quebec provincial government.

  • Professor Jon Yorke

    Professor of Human Rights and Director of the Centre for Human Rights

    Jon Yorke is a Reader in Law in the School of Law and Director of the Centre for American Legal Studies.  Jon's main interests include European Human Rights, English and European Medical Law, Capital Punishment, Legal Theory and Legal Research.  

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