Nick Squires

Senior Lecturer in Law

Faculty of Business and Law
George Eliot Building
Room: GE117
Contact No. 02477 658242

  • LL.M., University of Warwick, Coventry
  • LL.B., University of Warwick, Coventry
Professional Licences and Certifications:
  • 1991-present, Practising Solicitor, Law Society
Research Interests:
  • Public International Law
  • Comparative Law

Selected Outputs:
  • Squires N “Immunity from Prosecution: Pinochet and What Came After”  (2015) Vol 179 January Criminal Law & Justice Weekly p.8
  • Squires N and Epstein R “Human Trafficking: can victims recover damages from their traffickers?” (2014) Vol 178 December Criminal Law & Justice Weekly p.790
  • Squires N and Epstein R “Human Trafficking: the right of victims to recover damages from their traffickers” (2014) Vol 19 Issue 2 December Coventry Law Journal p.56
  • Squires N and Epstein R “Providing Immunity for Trafficking Victims” (2014) Vol 19 Issue 1 July Coventry Law Journal p.67
  • Squires N and Epstein R “Human Trafficking” (2014) Vol 178 May Criminal Law & Justice Weekly p.329 
  • Squires, N., and Kiraly, L. (2011) 'Legal Aid in the EU: from the Brussels Convention of 1968 to the Legal Aid Directive of 2003'. Coventry Law Journal 16 (2),27
  • Squires, N.C., and Epstein, R. (2007) 'Human Trafficking: a modern curse'. Legal Executive Journal,4-9
  • Squires, N.C., and Epstein, R. (2007) 'A Modern Form of Slavery: an update on Human Trafficking'. Coventry Law Journal 12 (1)
  • Squires, N.C., and Epstein, R. (2007) 'The European Convention against Trafficking'. Justice of the Peace 2, 391-393
  • Squires, N.C., and Epstein, R. (2005) 'Human trafficking: Seeking solutions'. Legal Executive,5-7
  • Squires, N.C. (2004) 'The Commission for Africa: The poor are rich?'. Coventry Law Journal 9 (2),45-58
  • Squires, N.C. (2003) 'Pulling and pushing: UK measures to combat people trafficking'. Coventry Law Journal 8 (1),50-60
  • Squires, N.C. (2002) 'The English courts and international law: The Pinochet and Al Adsani cases'. Coventry Law Journal 7 (2)
  • Squires, N.C. (1998) 'La secretion de la vie: An Anglo-French comparison of the Diane Blood case'. Coventry Law Journal 3 (1),22-30
  • Squires, N.C. (1997) 'Working for Harrods department store'. Coventry Law Journal 1 (2)
  • Squires, N.C. (1997) 'Working for Mohammed Al Fayed'. Coventry Law Journal 2 (2),71-73
  • Squires, N.C. (1996) 'The case of East Timor'. Coventry Law Journal 1 (1),66-69

Selected Professional Activities:
  • Practising Solicitor running Coventry Legal Advice Service
  • 2012-present: LLM External Examiner for Wolverhampton University
  • Jessup/Telders International Law Moot Organiser
  • Public International Law
  • Law of Diplomatic Relations
  • Comparative Law
  • Practical Legal Experience
Other Responsibilities:
  • Health and Safety Representative on School Safety Committee
  • Deputy Course Leader of joint degree courses
  • Law placement co-ordinator
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