Professor of Empirical Legal Studies | University of Westminster
Professor Lisa Webley is Professor of Empirical Legal Studies and director of the Centre on the Legal Profession at Westminster Law School, University of Westminster, UK.
Lisa also holds a Senior Research Fellowship at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies University of London and is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, UK. Her research interests include gender and diversity in the legal profession, regulation of the legal profession, the role of technology in 21st century legal services, legal education, legal ethics, family law and access to justice; she regularly undertakes funded empirical research on these areas.
Lisa serves on the Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Committee of the Law Society of England and Wales, is a member of the Academic Committee of the Civil Mediation Council, and is Secretary of the International Association of Legal Ethics.
Lisa was the Oxford University Press Law Teacher of the Year for 2016.