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Siobhan McConnell

Senior Lecturer

Department: Northumbria Law School

  Siobhan also works closely with the careers team to provide careers support to undergraduate students in the Law School.

Siobhan trained as a solicitor at commercial law firm Muckle LLP in Newcastle.  Siobhan specialised in commercial and corporate finance work for a number of years, eventually becoming an associate solicitor.  Siobhan later worked as an associate lecturer in law for the Open University before joining Northumbria University in September 2010.



Campus Address

Room 305
City Campus East 1


  • PGCert March 26 2015
  • Law PGDip September 01 1997
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2015

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • The Policy Clinic at Northumbria University: Influencing Policy/Law Reform as an Effective Educational Tool for Students, Bengtsson, L., Dunn, R., McConnell, S. 30 Jun 2020, In: International Journal of Clinical Legal Education
  • Empowering Small Businesses – the new Small Business Commissioner, McConnell, S. 1 Jan 2018, In: Company Secretary's Review
  • Consumer Law - what happens after Brexit?, McConnell, S. 1 Nov 2017, In: Company Secretary's Review
  • Consumer law - update, McConnell, S. 1 Jul 2016, In: Tolley's CSR Company Service
  • Consumer Rights Act 2015 - a new regime for digital content, McConnell, S. 1 Aug 2015, In: Company Secretary's Review
  • Commercial Awareness – what is it and can we teach it?, McConnell, S., Campbell, E. May 2014
  • Consumer Rights, McConnell, S. 1 Sep 2014, In: Tolley's CSR Company Service
  • Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations - What Constitutes a Commercial Practice?, McConnell, S. Oct 2013, In: The Journal of Criminal Law
  • The Bribery Act 2010, McConnell, S. Jan 2012, In: Company Secretary's Review
  • Criminalising Commerce - the impact of the Bribery Act 2010 on corporate hospitality, McConnell, S. 13 Apr 2011

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