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Professor Helen Xanthaki, LLB (Hon.), MJur, PhD, SFHEA

Helen

Visiting Professor

Profile

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Education

  • 2011-2012: Diploma in the Common Law (University of London)
  • 1995-2000: PhD University of Durham (part-time) supervised by Prof. Rosa Maria Greaves on the Secondary Establishment of European Union Public Limited Companies in France, Greece and Italy: Breaches of European Community Law and Redress
  • 1991-1993: MJur by research University of Durham (part-time) supervised by Prof. G. R. Sullivan on The Establishment of Foreign Public Companies Limited by Shares in Greece with Particular Reference to the Compliance of Greece with the Law of the EU
  • 1985-1990: LLB (Honours), School of Law of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Political Science of the University of Athens (full-time) Grade: Very Good

Appointments

Current

  • 27/6/2019: Dean, Postgraduate Laws Programmes, University of London; PTF and Hon Prof, UCL
  • 1/3/2019: Professorial Teaching Fellow and Honorary Professor, UCL; Director, International Postgraduate Laws Programmes, University of London
  • 24/3/2019: Visiting Professor, Queen Mary University of London
  • 3/1/2016: Senior Associate Research Fellow, IALS

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Previous

  • 3/1/2016 – 29/2/2019: Hon. Professor; Director, International Postgraduate Laws Programmes, Uni-versity of London
  • 1/9/2011 – 31/12/2015: Professor of Law and Legislative Drafting, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (SAS, University of London)
  • 1/9/2000 – 31/12/2015: Academic Director, Sir William Dale Centre for Legislative Studies at the IALS (SAS, University of London)
  • 1/5/2005 – 31/8/2011: Senior Lecturer, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (SAS, University of Lon-don)
  • 19/1/1998 – 30/4/2004: Senior Research Fellow and Assistant Director [from 1999], Centre for Legis-lative Studies, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (SAS, University of London)
  • 13/1/1993–1/1/1999: Lecturer Grade A, School of Law, Queen’s University Belfast (January 1998-January 1999 on academic leave, seconded to IALS)
  • 1992-1993: Associate lawyer Inter-American Insurance Company in Athens
  • 1992: Called to the Athens Bar
  • 1989-1992: Legal Officer and Trainee lawyer; master: Supreme Court Lawyer Alex. G. Xanthakis
  • 1987-1989: Research Assistant, Chambers of Supreme Court Judge I. Premetis

Research

Publications

Selected publications

  • Ulrich Karpen, Helen Xanthaki et all, Legislation in Europe: A Country by Country Handbook for Scholars and Practitioners (forthcoming, Hart and Nomos, Oxford)
  • Jurate Vaiciukaite and Helen Xanthaki, Better Legislation and the EU (forthcoming, Elgar Publishers, London)
  • Patricia Popelier, Helen Xanthaki and al, Lawmaking in Multi-level Settings: Legislative Challenges in Federal Systems and the European Union (2019, Nomos-Hart, Oxford and Baden-Baden)
  • Ulrich Karpen and Helen Xanthaki (eds), Legislation in Europe: A Handbook for Scholars and Practitioners, 2017, Hart Publishers, Oxford)
  • Reviewed in the European Law Review, Deutsche Verwaltungsblatt, European Review of Public Law, Zeitschift fur Gesetzgeburg, LesGez: Legislation and Evaluation, Revista de Legislacao e Jurisprudencia, Theory and Practice of Legislation, Zeitschrift fur Gesetzgebung, Parlamentiszemle, Diritto e Questioni Publichhe  
  • Helen Xanthaki, Drafting Legislation: Art and Technology of Rules for Regulation (2014, Hart Publishers, Oxford)
  • Reviewed in Public Law, Legal Studies, The Loophole, the Statute Law Review, Theory and Practice of Legislation, European Journal of Law Reform, Rassegna Parlamentare, Zeitschift fur Gesetzgeburg, LesGez: Legislation and Evaluation; European Journal of Risk Regulation
  • Helen Xanthaki, (ed) Enhancing Legislative Drafting in the Commonwealth: A Wealth of Innovation (2014, Routledge, London)
  • Helen Xanthaki, Thornton’s Legislative Drafting 5th Edition, (2013, Bloomsbury, London)
  • Helen Xanthaki, OLAF: Fraud and the EU, (2011, Hart Publishers, Oxford) (together with Constantin Stefanou and Simone White)
  • Helen Xanthaki (ed), Drafting Legislation: A Modern Approach – in Memoriam of Sir William Dale, (2008, Ashgate-Dartmouth, Aldershot) (together with Constantin Stefanou)

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