The Institute for the Study of European laws (ISEL) is a leading centre for research and teaching on European law and policy.
ISEL provides an expert insight into the latest EU law developments and is proud to house a team of internationally renowned researchers and doctoral researchers, including:
- Professor Panos Koutrakos
- Professor Elaine Fahey
- Professor Daniel Wilsher
- Professor Philippa Watson
- Former Professor Sir Alan Dashwood QC.
ISEL researchers are the authors of leading research and they actively contribute to excellent scholarship, practice, Government and professional activities by making high-level contributions as to the legal, political and economic development of the EU and the relationship of the UK with the EU.
ISEL researchers also teach across a range of programmes at The City Law School’s undergraduate, postgraduate and professional practice programmes.
- To shape cutting-edge research in European law
- To convene an engaging public events programme to debate European law and policy
- To provide expert analysis for practitioners and policy-makers across Europe
- To develop the next generation of researchers in European law through research led teaching and PhD supervision.
Our experts specialise in:
- EU constitutional and administrative law
- EU internal market law
- EU trade and investment law
- EU competition law and policy
- EU external relations
- EU law and global governance
- European human rights law & citizenship
- Area of Freedom, Security and Justice (AFSJ)
- Migration law
- Media and intellectual property law
- Transport law and regulation.
Institute for the Study of European Laws
The City Law School building on Sebastian Street has now opened its doors and will provide a new home for The City Law School.
The £63 million City Law School building features a dedicated library, 160-seat lecture theatre, modern study space, staff offices, restaurant and central atrium with a glazed roof.
This impressive facility features dynamic social spaces which complements The City Law School’s forward-thinking approach to teaching, learning and research.
With a modern seminar and meeting rooms, a mock court room, a legal clinic and state of the art law library to encourage a more informal and interactive style of learning.