Susan Lazer joined the University in 1991 and is the LLB/MLP Course Leader. Susan graduated from The University of Leeds in 1985 having been awarded an LLB (Hons) in Law (2:1) This was followed by the Solicitors Final Examination (honours) having studied at The College of Law, Chester in 1986. Admitted as a solicitor in 1988 working both in private practice and local government. 2007 Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and LLM (Distinction) The University of Huddersfield in 2011.
Susan is working with Professor Dr Samantha Halliday (Co-Investigator) on the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)-funded research project „Die Verjährung als Herausforderung der grenzüberschreitenden Zusammenarbeit in Strafsachen – Entwicklung eines Harmonisierungsvorschlags,“ led by Prof. Dr. Gudrun Hochmayr (Europa-Universität Viadrina, Germany) and Prof. Dr. Walter Gropp (Justus-Liebig Universität Giessen, Germany.).
Research Expertise and Interests
- Professional legal practice and evidence