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Dr Richard Caddell

Dr Richard Caddell

Senior Lecturer in Law

School of Law and Politics

Email
caddellr@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44(0)29 2087 5098
Campuses
3.05, Law Building, Museum Avenue, Cardiff, CF10 3AX
Users
Available for postgraduate supervision

Overview

Dr Richard Caddell is a Senior Lecturer in Law at Cardiff University, having joined the School of Law in 2015. He was previously a Senior Research Associate and Nippon Foundation Senior Nereus Fellow at the Netherlands Institute for the Law of the Sea, Utrecht University and has also held academic positions at the Universities of Swansea and Bangor. He was educated at Cardiff University, completing a PhD on the regulation of cetaceans (whales, dolphins and porpoises) in 2009. Richard is the Convenor of the LLM programme in Shipping Law.

Richard's primary research interests lie in the law of the sea and international environmental law, with a particular emphasis on fisheries governance, marine mammal protection, international wildlife law, Polar law and marine environmental regulation at the international, EU, UK and devolved levels, as well as the exercise of free speech and protest rights. He is currently writing Migratory Species and International Law: Challenges of Transboundary Conservation, the first major work on the legal issues raised by migratory wildlife, which will be published in 2022 by Edward Elgar. He is the co-editor of Research Handbook on Climate Change and Biodiversity Law (Edward Elgar, 2021, with Phillipa McCormack), Strengthening International Fisheries Law in an Era of Changing Oceans (Hart, 2019, with Erik J. Molenaar), Shipping, Law and the Marine Environment in the Twenty-First Century (Lawtext, 2013, with D. Rhidian Thomas) and four editions of Blackstone's Statutes on Media Law (Oxford University Press, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2013, with Howard Johnson). Richard serves on the editorial boards of the Yearbook of International Environmental Law, the Review of European, Comparative and International Environmental Law, the Journal of International Wildlife Law and Policy and Communications Law. He regularly acts as a legal advisor to national governments, inter-governmental bodies and NGOs on environmental and marine issues and is also an academic member of Francis Taylor Building, Inner Temple, London (http://www.ftb.eu.com/), the UK's foremost Planning and Environmental Law set of barristers. 

Richard welcomes applications from prospective PhD students interesting in working on the law of the sea, wildlife law, fisheries, Polar law and environmental protection.

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Teaching

Law of the Sea

Carriage of Goods by Sea

Contract Law

Media Law