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The author is a criminal lawyer. However as well as practising crime, he specialise in human and animal rights. He also lectures on these subjects and has studied Criminology. He has written Animals and Cruelty and Law.
He has written an analysis of legal cruelty Animals Cruelty and Law. (See BBC Knowledge – October 2008.)
As a lawyer he deals with serious and complex cases. The areas include animal cruelty, armed robbery, rape, multiple fraud and murder. He has also represented mentally ill defendants in the Crown Court and at Mental Health Review Tribunals.
He was a Facilitator on the Human Rights Courses for fellow lawyers.He has an in-depth knowledge of Animal Law and has written studies such as Violence and Speciesism, and The Animals and Children and the Cycle Of Cruelty.
He has appeared on local and national radio to discuss the legal aspects of animal and human rights.