Sheelagh McGuinness is a Reader in law at the University of Bristol. Her research interests include the regulation of reproduction, and health law more generally. Sheelagh is currently working on an ESRC-funded project examining experiences of reproductive loss; https://deathbeforebirthproject.org/.
Her public service roles include being a member of the Research and Ethics Committee at bpas. Sheelagh is on the editorial board of Feminist Legal Studies and a founding member of Lawyers for Choice UK.