Dr Mitchell Travis

Dr Mitchell Travis


I joined the School of Law in September 2015, having previously been a Lecturer of Law at the University of Exeter. I am a graduate of the Universities of Wolverhampton (LLB) and Keele (LLM, PhD Law).


  • Director of the LLM in Law and Social Justice
  • Deputy Director of the Centre for Law and Social Justice

Research interests

I am interested in range of different issues that are underpinned by a theoretical commitment to feminist theory and the legal humanities. In particular, my work focuses on legal personhood, embodiment, intersexuality and professional legal ethics.

<h4>Research projects</h4> <p>Any research projects I'm currently working on will be listed below. Our list of all <a href="https://essl.leeds.ac.uk/dir/research-projects">research projects</a> allows you to view and search the full list of projects in the faculty.</p>

Student education

I currently contribute to the following modules;

  • Gender and the Law
  • Law and Society
  • Lawyer, Ethics and Society
  • Constitutional and Administrative Law. 

Research groups and institutes

  • Centre for Law and Social Justice
  • Centre for Innovation and Research in Legal Education