Stuart Bell

Profile

Biography

Professor Stuart Bell
LLB (Sheffield), Barrister

I joined York Law School in 2007 as the founding Head of School.

Previously I was the Eversheds Professor of Environmental Law at Nottingham Trent University where I combined my role as a Professor with a consultancy with the Regulatory Team at Eversheds, the international law firm. I worked for a number of years in the Planning and Environmental Law Departments of two firms of Solicitors – DLA Piper International and Squire Sanders (as they have now become). Prior to that, I began my academic career at the University of East Anglia having qualified as a Barrister.

Research

Overview

  • Environmental law
  • The legal profession
  • Legal education

Projects

  • Developing a management framework for dealing with contaminated, dredged marine sediments around the UK coastline for the Department of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Publications

Selected publications

External activities

Editorial duties

  • Editor, Environmental Law Reports
  • Consultant Editor, Encyclopaedia of Environmental Law
  • Consultant Editor, Environmental Law Bulletin
  • Consultant Editor, Journal of Water Law
  • Editorial Board member, Journal of Planning and Environmental Law

Teaching

Undergraduate

  • Environmental and planning law
  • The legal profession
  • Regulatory crime
  • Civil and criminal litigation
  • Corporate transactions

Postgraduate

  • Environmental and planning law
  • The legal profession
  • Regulatory crime
  • Civil and criminal litigation
  • Corporate transactions

Contact details

Prof. Stuart Bell
York Law School
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