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
Coventry University No.1 Modern University No.1 Modern University in the Midlands
Coventry University awarded TEF GOLD Teaching Excellence Framework
University of the year shortlisted
QS Five Star Rating 2020
Coventry City of Culture 2021