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Sanmeet Kaur Dua


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City, University of London
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Sanmeet Kaur Dua is a Senior Lecturer at City Law School specialising in the Law of Obligations (Contract Law and Tort Law), the English Legal System and Legal Skills.

Sanmeet qualified at the Bar (Middle Temple) in 2004 and worked in the Council of the European Union before taking up academia.

Sanmeet joined City University in 2008 prior to which she taught at various institutions, including Queen Mary University of London, University College London and The University of Surrey.

Sanmeet has won a WOW! Award for ‘Going the Extra Mile’ in 2018 and ‘Best Personal Tutor of the Year Award in 2019.


  1. LLM, University College London, United Kingdom
  2. Bar Vocational Course, The Inns of Court School of Law, United Kingdom
  3. LLB (English & European Law), Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom
  4. Senior Fellow, Higher Education Academy, United Kingdom


Hindi (can speak and understand spoken) and Panjabi; Punjabi (can read, write, speak and understand spoken).


Sanmeet's research interests are in EC State Aid Law with a particular focus on environmental issues and the energy sector.

PhD supervision

Sanmeet welcomes approaches for supervision from prospective PhD students in the areas contract law, tort law and state aid law.


Journal article

  1. Kaur, S. (2009). Using State Aid to Correct the Market Failure of Climate Change. Review of European Community & International Environmental Law (RECIEL), 18(3), pp. 268–285.