- Clinical legal education
- Cosmopolitan education
- Legal ethics
- Moral philosophy
External roles and responsibilities
Dr Omar Madhloom joined the Law School in August 2023. Prior to joining the University, Omar was a Senior Lecturer at the University of Bristol, where he developed the Law School’s Global Law Clinic and public legal education programme. He was also a member of the University of Bristol Law School’s Curriculum Review and Athena SWAN committees.
Omar holds postgraduate degrees in jurisprudence and in clinical legal pedagogy. He has developed three hugely successful university law clinics. In recognition of his contribution to pro bono legal services, Omar was shortlisted in the ‘Best In-house Solicitor’ category at the Annual LawWorks Pro Bono Awards 2023. He is also the recipient of the Association of Law Teachers’ Chris Gale Memorial Prize, awarded to the best joint paper presented at the conference. Omar was also a member of the QAA’s panel responsible for drafting the Subject Benchmark for Law in 2023.
Omar is currently a member of the Law Society of England and Wales’ Education and Training Committee and the Law Society’s Get Involved Steering Group. He is also a trustee for CLEO (Clinical Legal Education Organisation) and Lawyers Against Poverty.