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  • Huddersfield Business School University of Huddersfield Queensgate Huddersfield HD1 3DH United Kingdom

    United Kingdom

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20142016
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Biography

Angelica is a Lecturer in Law at the University of Huddersfield. She holds a PhD in International Economic Law (trade & energy) from the University of Liverpool (funded by the ESRC studentship), an LLM in International Business Law from the University of Liverpool, a Postgraduate Diploma in Law (common law) from the BPP Law School, Manchester and a Bachelor of Laws (civil law) from one of the leading law schools in Brazil, Recife Law School at the Federal University of Pernambuco.

Her expertise combines academic knowledge with practical application. In the UK, she previously worked for the University of Liverpool (2018-2019), the Legal Aid Agency – Ministry of Justice UK (2013-2015), Barclays (2012), Bosch (2011-2013), Citizens Advice Bureau (2009-2011) and Personal Support Unit – Manchester Civil Justice Centre (2009-2011). In Brazil, Angelica gained legal training at the State Attorney General’s Office, the Youth Court Public Defender’s Office, the Brazilian Bank Caixa Economica Federal and the Federal Police before being called to the Brazilian Bar Association and working as a lawyer for Santa Genoveva Hospital. 

Angelica is an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA) and delivers teaching in both graduate and postgraduate programmes.

Research Expertise and Interests

Angelica’s research interests lie at the intersection of commercial law broadly conceived and environmental law. Her expertise focuses on the legal challenges with the commercialisation of emerging clean energy technologies, particularly energy storage, smart grid, renewable energy and nuclear fusion. Her research aims at contributing to the creation/improvement of law and policy from both a national and an international perspective.

Research Expertise and Interests

  • Trade Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Clean Energy
  • Energy Security
  • Climate Change
  • Energy Law
  • WTO Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Energy Transition

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Research Output 2014 2016

biofuel
Biofuels
WTO
Brazil
History

Linking Emissions Trading Schemes: Lessons from the EU-Swiss ETSs

Rutherford, A., 1 Oct 2014, In : Carbon & Climate Law Review. 8, 4, p. 282 - 290 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

emissions trading
pillar
leadership
environmental policy
climate

Activities 2006 2019

  • 3 Oral presentation
  • 2 Membership of a Society or Institute
  • 1 Invited talk

Higher Education Academy (External organisation)

Angelica Rutherford (Member)
2019

Activity: Membership typesMembership of a Society or Institute

The Trade, Energy Security and Clean Energy Nexus: A Discourse Analysis of the WTO Jurisprudence

Angelica Rutherford (Speaker)
4 Sep 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Energy Security and Green Energy from the Perspective of a Developing Country

Angelica Rutherford (Speaker)
9 Mar 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Exploring the Future of International Energy Law

Angelica Rutherford (Speaker)
Mar 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Energy Development and the Clash of Securities

Angelica Rutherford (Speaker)
13 Jul 2015

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation