UCL Faculty of Laws


Mario Guido


Key information
Mario Guido

MPhil/PhD candidate, September 2020-present

  • LLM, UCL, 2018;
  • Certificate in Transnational Law, University of Geneva, 2016;   
  • LLB with Legal Studies in Europe, The University of Reading, 2017

Research Supervisors

Areas of expertise:

Criminal justice; international employment law; international human rights law

Research interests:

Prison law; criminal justice; migration; labour rights


Professional experience:

  • Children and Families Across Borders – Inter-country case worker
  • Global Detention Project – Project Coordinator of the “Global Immigration Detention Observatory” project
  • International Detention Coalition (present) – Europe Programme Officer


  • Guido, M; (2019) Private prison labour: paradox or possibility? Evaluating modern-day systems and establishing a model framework through the lens of the Forced Labour Convention. UCL Journal of Law and Jurisprudence , 8 (2) , Article 4. 10.14324/111.2052-1871.119