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Rebecca Mitchell

Associate Professor

Department: Northumbria Law School

I joined Northumbria Law School in 1993, after working as a solicitor in London, specialising in Corporate Tax. I am Director of LLM Programmes in the Law School.







  • PGCE June 30 1994
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2014

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Legal Advice Privilege and Artificial Legal Intelligence, Stockdale, M., Mitchell, R. 16 Jul 2019, In: The International Journal of Evidence & Proof
  • Legal advice privilege in the taxation context: disconnected ethical regimes for lawyers and tax advisers in the United States and New Zealand, Mitchell, R. 1 Mar 2018, In: New Zealand Journal of Taxation Law and Policy
  • Legal Professional Privilege in Corporate Criminal Investigations, Stockdale, M., Mitchell, R. 1 Aug 2018, In: The Journal of Criminal Law
  • The crime-fraud exception in Anglo-American jurisprudence: comparative dimensions and optimal reform proposals in the taxation context, Mitchell, R., Stockdale, M. 13 Mar 2017, In: British Tax Review
  • Comparative standards of legal advice privilege for tax advisers and optimal reform proposals for English Law, Mitchell, R. Oct 2015, In: The International Journal of Evidence & Proof
  • Confiscation orders and assessment of Benefit—Hill v Department of Business, Innovation and Skills [2011] EWHC 3436, Stockdale, M., Mitchell, R. 2013, In: The Company Lawyer
  • Directors' disqualification, issue estoppel and abuse of process: Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills v. Potiwal, Mitchell, R., Stockdale, M. May 2013, In: The Company Lawyer
  • Joint privilege in English Law, Stockdale, M., Mitchell, R. 1 Dec 2013, In: The Company Lawyer
  • Legal Professional Privilege and the Alternative Business Structure, Stockdale, M., Mitchell, R. 2013, In: The Company Lawyer
  • Disqualification undertakings: Law, Policy and Practice by Richard Williams, Mitchell, R. 2012, In: Journal of Business Law


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