Nicholas Clapham

Teaching Fellow, School of Law, University of Surrey

Teaching Fellow - University of Surrey.
Interests: Public law, Constitutional Law, Human Rights, Public International Law, International Humanitarian Law (Law of Armed Conflict), Use of force, Criminal Law, Law of Evidence.
Non-practising solicitor.
Former Army Legal Services Officer.
Fellow: Higher Education Academy.
OUP Law Teacher of the Year 2017.


  • 2017–present
    Teaching Fellow, University of Surrey
  • 2016–2017
    Visiting Lecturer, University of Law
  • 2013–2016
    Associate lecturer, University of Surrey
  • 1991–2011
    Legal Officer, Army Legal Services


  • 2008 
    LSE, LLM
  • 1991 
    Admitted, Solicitor

Professional Memberships

  • Law Society
  • UK Constitutional Law Association
  • Association of Law Teachers