Oliver Lewis is an Associate Barrister at Doughty Street Chambers London and Professor of Law and Social Justice at the School of Law, University of Leeds. He specializes in the use of international human rights law to advance the rights of people with disabiliites including people with mental health issues. He has worked in over 20 countries and has consulted with intergovernmental bodies such as the UN and the Council of Europe.
Thursday 14th September: Mental Health & International Human Rights Law
10:30-11:30 / 215
A lecture by Prof Oliver Lewis and Aswini Weerertane QC on the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, a UN human rights treaty.