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Dr Yvette Russell

Biography

Prior to joining Bristol Law School in September 2014, Yvette Russell worked for three years as a government adviser in New Zealand on child and youth justice issues, was a teaching fellow at the University of Reading from 2011 to 2012 and was a lecturer at Queen’s University Belfast from 2012 to 2014.  She was admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand in 2006 and is the Academic Editor of the international law journal Feminist Legal Studies.  Dr Russell was the recipient in 2017 of the Penny Pether Law and Language Scholarship Award for her article "Woman’s voice/law’s logos: The rape trial and the limits of liberal reform." Australian Feminist Law Journal 42.2 (2016): 273-296.

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