Dr Sara Benedi Lahuerta LLB, BA (Business), LLM, PhD
Lecturer in Employment Law
- Related links
Sara Benedi Lahuerta is a Lecturer in Employment Law at the University of Southampton Law School. Her research interests lie at the intersection of equality law, employment law and EU law.
Sara joined the Law School in September 2014. She graduated in Law and Business at the University of Zaragoza (2007); she holds an LLM in EU Law from the College of Europe (2008) and a PhD from the University of Leicester (2015).
During her doctoral studies, she was a trainee at the European Commission (DG Justice), an academic assistant at the College of Europe and an associate tutor at the University of Leicester. She has also collaborated with local and European NGOs dealing with equality, migrants and women rights, and she has trained Spanish civil servants on EU and Spanish anti-discrimination law. She was also a research assistant on a project on public policies against religious phobias (Universities of Alcala and Zaragoza).
Sara is a qualified Spanish lawyer and she previously worked as an in-house lawyer in the private sector.