Legal and Parliamentary Officer Profile
Stephen serves as the Institute’s Legal and Parliamentary Officer. Before joining the Institute Stephen studied Law at Bangor University and pursued a Masters’ degree in Aviation and Space Law at McGill University in Montreal. After this, he returned to London and was called to the bar in 2016 at the Honorable Society of Gray’s Inn, before deciding not to go into practice and move towards public policy work instead. Within the Institute, Stephen provides legal, political and policy analysis of UK and global current affairs of interest to consultors and consultees.
Outside of his work for the Institute Stephen enjoys writing, performing and playing board games and has a deep personal interest in both alternative forms of government and the art of government itself. He also serves as trustee to a Midlands mental health charity.