Dr Daniel Wilsher
Daniel Wilsher is a Senior Lecturer in Law at The City Law School. Before coming to City, Daniel was a solicitor and partner in a London law firm. As well as teaching at City, he is a part-time Immigration Judge.
As his first degree, Daniel undertook law and economics going on to work in medical law and ethics before training to become a solicitor. He moved into academia in 2000 after taking an LLM in European Law and went on to take a PhD at the leading Centre for Migration Law, Radboud University, Njimegen in 2009
Daniel was a member of the Law Society Panel on immigration law and has conducted important cases in this field up to Court of Appeal level. He is an Executive Committee Member of the Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants and a member of the Transparency International (UK) a leading anti-corruption charity.
He teaches and researches in the fields of public, competition, energy, EU and immigration law. Daniel's book on detention of immigrants, to be published by Cambridge University Press in 2011, will be the first study of this important issue. He has made a special study of immigration detention and his work has been cited in cases by the House of Lords and Australia High Court. In 2010 he became an Associate Fellow at the Runnymede Trust, the UK's leading race equality trust. He is currently engaged in a project looking at the interaction of competition and climate policies in European Law.
- Wilsher, D. (31 Dec 2013). Law and the financial crisis: Searching for Europe's new gold standard. European Law Journal, 20(2), 241-283.
- Wilsher, D. (2011). Reconciling the Public and Private Dimension of Competition Litigation in the European Union. Global Competition Litigation Review, 4, 89-98.
- Wilsher, D. (Apr 2010). FIFTY YEARS OF EUROPEAN INTEGRATION. EUROPEAN LAW REVIEW, 35(2), 298-301.
- Wilsher, D. (2009). 'Reducing Carbon Emissions in the Electricity Sector: A Challenge for Competition Policy Too? An Analysis of Experience to Date and Some Suggestions for the Future'.. Competition Law Review, 6(1), 31-49.
- Wilsher, D. (2008). Judicial Review of Economic Regulators in the UK by the High Court: Is Ultra Vires Enough to Satisfy the Demands of the European Economic Constitution?. Competition Law Journal, 7, 83-90.
- Wilsher, D. (Feb 2008). Does Keck discrimination make any sense? An assessment of the non-discrimination principle within the European Single Market. EUROPEAN LAW REVIEW, 33(1), 3-22.
- Wilsher, D. (2007). Achieving Better Decision-making in Competition Enforcement Cases: A Public Law Perspective on the Role of the Executive and the Courts. World Competition, 30(2), 263-290.
- Wilsher, D. (25 Oct 2007). Lotto for learning? (The 'Supreme Court Phalanx'). NEW YORK REVIEW OF BOOKS, 54(16), 79-79.
- Wilsher, D. (2006). The Public Aspects of Private Enforcement in EC law: Some Constitutional and Administrative Challenges of a Damages Culture. Competition Law Review, 3(1), 27-45.
- Wilsher, D. (Feb 2006). Inexplicable wealth and illicit enrichment of public officials: A model draft that respects human rights in corruption cases. Crime, Law and Social Change, 45(1), 27-53. doi: 10.1007/s10611-006-9016-6
- Wilsher, D. (2004). The Administrative Detention of Non-Nationals Pursuant to Immigration Control: International and Constitutional Law Perspectives. International and Comparative Law Quarterly, 53(4), 897-934. doi: 10.1093/iclq/53.4.897
- Wilsher, D. (2003). Non-state actors and the definition of a refugee in the United Kingdom: Protection, accountability or culpability?. International Journal of Refugee Law, 15(1), 68-112. doi: 10.1093/ijrl/15.1.68
- Wilsher, D. (2001). Freedom of Environmental Information: Recent Developments and Future Prospects. European Public Law, 7(4), 671-697.
- Wilsher, D. (2001). Economic Migration into the European Union: Standing at the Crossroads. Yearbook of European Law, 21(1), 163-193. doi: 10.1093/yel/21.1.163
- Doyal, L. and Wilsher, D. (Jan 1994). Towards guidelines for withholding and withdrawal of life prolonging treatment in neonatal medicine.. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed, 70(1), F66-F70.
- Doyal, L. and Wilsher, D. (25 Jun 1994). Withholding and withdrawing life sustaining treatment from elderly people: towards formal guidelines.. BMJ, 308(6945), 1689-1692.
- Doyal, L. and Wilsher, D. (12 Jun 1993). Withholding cardiopulmonary resuscitation: proposals for formal guidelines.. BMJ, 306(6892), 1593-1596.
- Wilsher, D. (27 Oct 2011). Immigration Detention: Law, History, Politics. ISBN: 1107005760.
- Wilsher, D. (2008). Liberty of foreigners: a history, law and politics of immigration detention. Wolf Legal Publishers. ISBN: 9058504115.
- Wilsher, D. (14 Aug 2013). Right to Liberty and Security. Peers, S., Hervey, T., Kenner, J. and Ward, A. (Ed.), The Eu Charter of Fundamental Rights: A Commentary (pp. 121-152) Hart Pub Limited. ISBN: 1849463085.
- Wilsher, D. (01 Dec 2013). Ready to Do Whatever it Takes? The Legal Mandate of the European Central Bank and the Economic Crisis. Barnard, C. and Gehring, M. (Ed.), Cambridge Yearbook of European Legal Studies (pp. 503-536) ISBN: 1849464766.
- Wilsher, D. (2009). Reconciling National Autonomy and Trade Integration in the Context of Eco-labelling. Arrowsmith, S. and Kunzlik, P. (Ed.), Social and Environmental Policies in EC Procurement Law (pp. 408-435) Cambridge Univ Pr. ISBN: 0521881501.
- Wilsher, D. (19 Feb 2009). Reconciling national autonomy and trade integration in the context of eco-labelling. Arrowsmith, S. and Kunzlik, P. (Ed.), Social and Environmental Policies in EC Procurement Law (pp. 408-435) Cambridge University Press. ISBN: 0521881501.
- Wilsher, D. (2007). Immigration Detention and the Common European Asylum Policy. Baldaccini, A., Guild, E. and Toner, H. (Ed.), Whose Freedom, Security and Justice? (pp. 395-426) Hart Pub Limited. ISBN: 1841136840.
- Wilsher, D. (2005). Detention of Asylum Seekers and Refugees and International Human Rights Law. Shah, P. (Ed.), The Challenge of Asylum to Legal Systems (pp. ) Routledge Cavendish. ISBN: 185941981X.
- Wilson, K. and Wilsher, D. (2006). Corruption and the Funding of UK Political Parties. London: Transparency International UK.