Executive Publisher


Fatos Selita

Barrister (England and Wales); Attorney and Counselor at Law (NY-USA); Lecturer: Goldsmiths, University of London, Tomsk State University; visiting lecturer: Higher School of Economics, Oregon State University. Founder of the UKLSA. Fatos combines academia and practice. His work focuses on the intersection of law and science, including utilising science for the benefit of justice. Read more…




Markus McDowell

PhD; Executive Editor, Sulis International Press (Los Angeles and London); Legal Researcher and Writer, Bonaventura Law Group (Ventura, California, USA). Markus has been part of the Legal Issues Journal since 2012. Read more…


Associate Editors


Alice Gregory 

Alice Gregory is a Professor of Psychology at Goldsmiths. She has a strong interest in public engagement of science and contributes to several diverse research areas, including the longitudinal associations between sleep and psychopathology, behavioural genetics, sleep paralysis and exploding head syndrome.  Read more…


Yulia Kovas

Yulia Kovas is Professor of Genetics and Psychology at Goldsmiths, University of London; honorary professor at Moscow State University; visiting Professor at University of Sussex; New York University in London; Tomsk State University; and Higher School of Economics. Read more…


Bashar H. Malkawi

Bashar H. Malkawi is Dean and Professor of Law at University of Sharjah. S.J.D, American University Washington College of Law, LLM, University of Arizona. Prof. Malkawi has also taught at universities in Jordan, UAE, Italy, and United States, and has written over 70 articles, books and book chapters. Read more…


Subhain Hussain

BPP University


Janet Furness

Lancashire Law School


Tony Meacham

Coventry University


Chanthima Neth

City College London



Editorial Board


David Felipe Alvarez-Amezquita

Tolima University; University of Nottingham


Marco Bocchi

University of Rome; Max Planck Institute


Matthew Channon

University of Exeter


Claudio Cipollini

University of Heidelberg; University of Florence


Janet Furness

University of Central Lancashire


Richard Glover

University of Wolverhampton; Solicitor


M Sanjeeb Hossain

Warwick Law School


Mohammed Subhan Hussain

SOAS, University of London


Frankie Riyao Liu

Attorney (China)


Isaac Maka

Barrister, England and Wales


Taniya Malik

University of Delhi, India


Alex Matheson

Barrister, England and Wales


Tony Meacham

University of Coventry; University of Westminster


Stela Meçaj

Department of Law, University “Ismail Qemali” Vlora


Chanthima Neth

City University, London


Darell Pang

University of Exeter


Nataly Papadopoulou

University of Leicester


Daniel Schoeni

University of Nottingham; U.S. Air Force


Nazia Shaikh

University of Leicester


Andre Sinanan

BPP Law School; Barrister, Trinidad & Tobago


Meixian Song

University of Southampton; Attorney, China


Oleg Voronin

Tomsk State University, Deputy Head of the Law Institute


Editorial Assistant


Stoyana Tumbeva

University College London




Konstantinos Georgiadis

University of Leicester


Leanne Gray

University College London




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Our reviewers are researchers and practitioners from a number of disciplines and jurisdictions. To peer review for LIJ, please email us at president@uklsa.co.uk.

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