Centre for Ethics and Law



The UCL Centre of Ethics and Law is operated under the leadership of the Director of the Centre, Professor Iris Chiu, and the Deputy Director, Dr Alan Brener

Academic Staff

Our academic members are those that have most consistently channelled their research through the Centre. The Centre supports many other Faculty academic members on an ad hoc basis. We maintain close links with the Centre for Criminal Law and Centre for Commercial Law.

The following colleagues have worked with the Centre's events and stakeholder engagement and continue to be associated with us:

Advisory Board

The Director is assisted by an Advisory Board, which meets once a year.

The Advisory Board is composed of:

  • Dr Danae Azaria, UCL Faculty of Laws
  • David Barr, co-founder, CampbellBarr
  • Patrick Bourke, Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Dr Alan Brener, UCL Faculty of Laws, formerly of Banking Standards Board and Santander, UK
  • Professor Iris Chiu, UCL Faculty of Laws
  • Professor Barnali Choudhury, UCL Faculty of Laws
  • Stephen Cooke, Deputy General Counsel, HSBC Head of HOST Legal - HSBC Group Management Services Ltd
  • Dr Francisco de la Peña Fernández-Garnelo, Senior Teaching Fellow, UCL Faculty of Laws
  • Dr Anna Donovan, UCL Faculty of Laws
  • Sam Eastwood
  • Philippa Foster Back CBE, Director, Institute of Business Ethics (IBE)
  • Professor Dame Hazel Genn QC, Dean of the Faculty of Laws, UCL
  • John Mair, Director, Head of Project Integrity, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
  • Professor Stephen Mayson, Honorary Professor of Law in the Faculty of Laws
  • Dr Lucinda Miller, UCL Faculty of Laws
  • Professor Richard Moorhead, University of Exeter
  • Dr Prince Saprai, UCL Faculty of Laws
  • Mark Serföző, Group General Counsel and Company Secretary, Spectris plc
  • Joanna Talbot, Chief Counsel, Compliance and Regulation, BAE Systems plc
  • Dr Kevin Toh, UCL Faculty of Laws
  • Professor Steven Vaughan, UCL Faculty of Laws

Honorary Associates

  • Roger Barker, Barker and Associates and Institute of Directors
  • Paul Gilbert, LBC Wise Counsel, LawBook Consulting Limited
  • Honorary Professor Richard Moorhead
  • Maddalena Neglia, FIDH and Visiting Associate, CEL
  • Anna Triponel, Triponel Consulting Ltd