Academic Staff

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Samantha Schnobel

Teaching Fellow

Samantha’s primary research interests lie in the fields of tort and property, specifically those areas which bear upon the construction of human and nonhuman health-related negligence claims. Samantha is currently completing her thesis entitled ‘The Object of Veterinary Care’, which addresses the professional negligence liability of veterinarians and the status of animals under ...

0121 414 8005

Professor Hilary Sommerlad

Professor of Law
Director of Research, Centre for Professional Legal Education and Research

Hilary has been researching the relationship between the changing structure of the legal profession and law work and the participation of women and black and minority ethnic lawyers for over two decades.  She is the co-author of the first full length study of women solicitors in England and Wales: Gender, Choice and Commitment: Women Solicitors and the struggle for equal status ...

0121 414 4030