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Charlotte Emmett

Associate Professor

Department: Northumbria Law School

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Charlotte is an Associate Professor and Director of Learning and Teaching at Northumbria Law School. She joined Northumbria University after practising as a solicitor in London, Greece and Australia during the 1990s. In 1997 she left private practice to study a PGCE(HE) in law at the University of Wales, Cardiff before joining the Law School as a senior law lecturer. Charlotte has a specialist interest in mental health and mental capacity law and has taught and researched in this area for many years. Charlotte is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and an LLM external examiner in mental health law at the London School of Economics.

 

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Room 305, City Campus East 1



Research Themes and Scholarly Interests

Charlotte is an Associate Professor at Northumbria Law School. She joined Northumbria University after practising as a solicitor in London, Greece and Australia during the 1990s. In 1997 she left private practice to study a PGCE(HE) in law at the University of Wales, Cardiff before joining the Law School as a senior law lecturer. Charlotte has an interest in mental health and mental capacity law and has taught and researched in this area for many years. Charlotte is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Malingered Mental Health: Legal Review and Clinical Challenges in English and Welsh Law, Beazley, P., Emmett, C. 27 Apr 2022, In: International Journal of Mental Health and Capacity Law
  • Data-Driven Responses to COVID-19: Lessons Learned: OMDDAC Research Compendium, Allsopp, R., Bessant, C., Dawda, S., Ditcham, K., Emmett, C., Higgs, M., Janjeva, A., Li, G., Sutton, S., Warner, M., Oswald, M. 12 Oct 2021
  • Legal Issues in Life-Limiting Illness: Can Cross-Agency, Interprofessional Education Support Integration of Care?, Hawkins, C., Rothwell, C., Close, H., Emmett, C., Hesselgreaves, H. Dec 2021, In: Journal of law and medicine
  • OMDDAC Practitioner Guidelines, Allsopp, R., Bessant, C., Dawda, S., Ditcham, K., Emmett, C., Higgs, M., Janjeva, A., Li, G., Sutton, S., Warner, M., Oswald, M. 12 Oct 2021
  • OMDDAC Snapshot Report 1: Data-driven Public Policy, Allsopp, R., Bessant, C., Dawda, S., Emmett, C., Higgs, M., Janjeva, A., Li, G., Oswald, M., Sutton, S., Warner, M. 18 May 2021
  • OMDDAC Snapshot Report 2: Tech-driven approaches to Public Health, Dawda, S., Allsopp, R., Bessant, C., Emmett, C., Higgs, M., Janjeva, A., Oswald, M., Li, G., Sutton, S., Warner, M. 18 May 2021
  • OMDDAC Snapshot Report 3: Policing and Public Safety, Janjeva, A., Allsopp, R., Bessant, C., Dawda, S., Emmett, C., Higgs, M., Li, G., Oswald, M., Sutton, S., Warner, M. 18 May 2021
  • Dementia, Law and Ethics: A Practical Guide for Nurses and Other, Hughes, J., Beatty, A., Emmett, C. 21 Dec 2020
  • Mental Health Laws from all UK Jurisdictions, Burrell, C., Emmett, C. 1 Sep 2020, Clinical Topics in Old Age Psychiatry, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press
  • Oxford Textbook of Old Age Psychiatry: Chapter 52: Mental capacity and decision making, Emmett, C., Hughes, J. 26 Nov 2020, Oxford University Press, Oxford

Current and Recent Projects

PGR Supervision

Karena Hester Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act 2015 – Implications for stakeholders. Start Date: 06/05/2021

Qualifications

  • Law PGCHE June 30 1996
  • French Law PGDip June 30 1990
  • LLB (Hons) September 01 1989
  • Law
  • Senior Fellow (SFHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA)
  • Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales


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