UCL Faculty of Laws


Jeevan Hariharan

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Key information

•    PhD Candidate
•    BA (First Class and University Medal)/LLB, University of Sydney; LLM (First Class), University of Cambridge
•    j.hariharan@ucl.ac.uk

Jeevan joined the Faculty of Laws in September 2019. His thesis is a critical analysis of the protection of 'physical privacy' under English law, exploring how the law deals with intrusions into one's personal space. His research is supported by a Faculty of Laws Research Scholarship.
Alongside his PhD, Jeevan is a Teaching Fellow at UCL in Tort Law and Internet Law and Policy. He also teaches Intellectual Property at the University of Cambridge. 

Jeevan previously completed an LLM at the University of Cambridge, where he was awarded the Lucas-Smith Memorial Prize for the top law student at Queens’ College, and a Foundation Scholarship. Jeevan also holds BA and LLB degrees from the University of Sydney, Australia where he received the University Medal in Philosophy.

Research Supervisors

Research Interests

Jurisprudence and Legal Theory, Privacy Law, Intellectual Property

Professional Experience

Jeevan’s professional experiences includes working as a Legal Advisor at Linklaters LLP in London. Before moving to the UK, Jeevan was a Judicial Assistant at the Supreme Court of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. He has also held various teaching positions at the University of Sydney, in both the Law School and the Department of Philosophy. 


“Employee Monitoring as a Form of Imprisonment” (with H Noorda) UK Labour Law Blog, 19 May 2021, available at https://uklabourlawblog.com/

"Trade Mark Specifications: Clear (and Precise) Skies Ahead?" (2020) 79(2) Cambridge Law Journal 231