Members of the IEL

Director of the Institute:

Professor Martin Trybus

Professor Martin Trybus

Professor of European Law and Policy

Birmingham Law School

The research of Martin Trybus aims to make a contribution to the understanding and development of the Law of the European Union, especially its economic and constitutional aspects, to establish ‘European Union Defence and Security Law’ as a separate legal subject, and to contribute to the understanding and development of European Union Public Procurement Law.

 

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 6330
Email
m.trybus@bham.ac.uk

Deputy Director of the Institute:

Dr Luca Rubini

Dr Luca Rubini

Reader in International Economic Law

Birmingham Law School

Luca Rubini’s main expertise lies in the regulation of the State intervention in the economy, particularly public subsidies. He is the author of the first theoretical analysis of the definition of subsidy in the WTO and EU. More recently, he has extended his focus from subsidy law and policy to the analysis of the various linkages between energy, trade and climate change, and to an ...

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 6304
Email
l.rubini@bham.ac.uk

 

Members of the Institute:

Professor Anthony Arnull

Professor Anthony Arnull

Barber Professor of Jurisprudence
Director of Education, College of Arts & Law

Birmingham Law School

Anthony Arnull specialises in the law of the European Union. He worked at the European Court of Justice from 1989-92 and was Head of Birmingham Law School between 2006 and 2009. He was Acting Head of the College of Arts & Law at Birmingham from April to August 2015. Professor Arnull is the author of The General Principles of EEC Law and the Individual (Leicester University Press, 1990) and The ...

Telephone
+44 (0) 121 414 6295
Email
a.m.arnull@bham.ac.uk

Dr Rilka Dragneva-Lewers

Dr Rilka Dragneva-Lewers

Reader in Law, Development and Regional Integration

Birmingham Law School

Rilka Dragneva-Lewers is a Reader in Law, Development and Regional Integration. She works on regional integration, EU external policy, legal reform and international diffusion of norms with a special reference to Eastern Europe. Her recent publications focus on Eurasian economic integration and its overlaps with EU initiatives in the post-Soviet region. Rilka’s work has strong comparative ...

Telephone
0121 414 3146
Email
r.dragnevalewers@bham.ac.uk

Professor Evelyn Ellis

Professor Evelyn Ellis

Emeritus Professor of Law

Birmingham Law School

Evelyn Ellis began work at the University of Birmingham in 1972. She was Professor of Public Law between 1996 and 2008 and is now an Emeritus Professor at Birmingham Law School. Her main research interests lie in the field of anti-discrimination law, in particular the EU aspects. She has written a number of books which include: Sex Discrimination Law (Gower, 1988), European Community Sex ...

Email
e.d.ellis@bham.ac.uk

Dr Julian Lonbay

Dr Julian Lonbay

Senior Lecturer
Postgraduate Research Admissions Tutor
eLearning development

Birmingham Law School

Dr Julian Lonbay researches and advises on the law relating to legal education, lawyers and other professionals; and cross-border practice and the rules affecting such practice. He has participated in many conferences, research projects and events around the world. In 2008-2009 he headed a pan-European team reviewing legal education and training In Turkey in an EU funded project. In November 2010 ...

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 6310
Email
j.l.lonbay@bham.ac.uk

Dr Marianne Wade

Dr Marianne Wade

Reader

Birmingham Law School

Dr Wade’s activities currently focus on criminal justice related developments within the EU. The genesis of a European public prosecutor’s office and the concept of European citizenship particularly as it relates to defence rights are focal points. This interest has also lead to work focusing on the crimes of terrorism and trafficking human beings and their prevention, investigation ...

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 4790
Email
m.l.wade@bham.ac.uk