Tiffany Kwok

Birmingham Law School
Postgraduate Teaching Associate

Contact details

0121 414 8005
0121 414 3585
Birmingham Law School
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

Title of thesis: Export Cartels: Filling the Gap in International Competition Policy

Supervisor: Dr Luca Rubini


  • LLB (School of Oriental and African Studies)
  • LLM in Competition Law (King’s College London)
  • Legal Practice Course (BPP Law School)


Tiffany Kwok graduated in 2009 with an LLB from the School of Oriental and African Studies.  She then obtained the LLM in Competition Law at King’s College London while participating in the European Law Students’ Association Moot Court Competition on WTO Law.  Her dissertation focused on conflicts of jurisdiction between regional trade agreements and the WTO.  After completing the Legal Practice Course, she spent a year working in pro bono legal charities in London before moving to Birmingham.    


  • Trusts and Equity   

Doctoral research

PhD title Export Cartels: Filling the Gap in International Competition Policy
Supervisor Dr Luca Rubini
Course Law PhD / PhD by Distance Learning / MPhil / MJur


Tiffany is currently working on her PhD thesis and is conducting research surrounding the lack of regulation for export cartels in the field of EU Competition Law and the WTO. Her research topic deals with the economic effects of export cartels on global trade and their regulation. In light of said effects, she is considering whether the lack of consistent regulation in domestic antitrust laws is warranted, and whether reform, and what of law reform, is necessary.


Book Reviews

  • Review of C. Murray; D. Holloway; D. Timson-Hunt, Schmitthoff's ExportTrade: The Law and Practice of International Trade (2013) 19(2) International Trade Law & Regulation 47-48