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Christopher Mitford

Senior Lecturer

Department: Northumbria Law School

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Chris was called to the bar in 2001 and practised in Newcastle from Trinity Chambers principally in the areas of criminal law and mental health law.  He taught at Northumbria University between 2012 and 2015.  He then spent two years working for an International bank in Malta as an Anti-Money Laundering (AML) Manager where his role involved AML education and AML investigations. During that time Chris also performed the role of Deputy MLRO and/or had designate MLRO status. Chris returned to the University in November 2017.  He is the MLRO of the Student Law Office, a functioning law firm within the University, and is a door tenant at Trinity Chambers.

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  • Law LLM September 01 2012
  • Law LLB (Hons) September 01 2012


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