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Room: FC2

College Lecturer in Law

CV / Biography

Mohamed's research cuts across public law, constitutional theory and comparative constitutional law (UK, EU, US and MENA jurisdictions) with emphasis on questions of sovereignty, federalism, fundamental rights and social conflict. He currently teaches Constitutional Law and EU Law, and contributes to the LLM paper on Advanced Public Law. He previously taught International Law. 

Mohamed’s work has been featured in leading journals including the German Law Journal, Public Law, Cambridge Yearbook for European Legal Studies and Maastricht Journal for European and Comparative Law. He is also the co-editor of Edward Elgar’s forthcoming Handbook on Judging and the Judiciary.

Mohamed holds a PhD from Cambridge and an LLM from Harvard, which he earned as a Fulbright Scholar. He has been the recipient of the Cambridge Trust Scholarship, Fulbright Scholarship, Harvard Academic Writing Fellowship and Yale University's Fox Fellowship. 

Prior to academia, he held multiple professional posts, including as a judge and a law reform adviser. He also clerked at the US Federal District Court of Massachusetts.




Research Handbook on Judging and the Judiciary (ed)), forthcoming

S. Turenne
Published Forthcoming


"The Shackles of Veto: The American Parallel of Art 19 TFEU and Its Tension with Procedural Justice" (2023) Cambridge Yearbook of European Legal Studies

"Beyond Incomplete Dichotomies: A Structural Typology of Dual Rights in the EU and the US" [2023] German Law Journal (24) 2.

"On sovereign bonds and marijuana: Comparing supremacy limits in the US and the EU" [2021] Maastricht Journal of European and Comparative Law

[2021] Maastricht Journal of European and Comparative Law
Published: Aug 2021

Case Notes

The Supreme Court and the constitutionalisation of international human rights treaties [2022] Public Law

Ali Moussa
Published: Forthcoming

Blog Posts

Conference Papers

"The constitutional dimension of sharia-based sovereign bonds" (The Cambridge International Symposium For Economic Crimes)

The Cambridge International Symposium For Economic Crimes
Published: Sep 2023

"Judging One’s Own Case: Federal Powers and Divisive Rights" (International Society of Public Law Conference (ICON-S))

International Society of Public Law Conference (ICON-S)
Published: Jul 2021

"Private Remedies against Public Corruption" (Harvard Law and Development Conference)

Nicholas Lenning et al.
Harvard Law and Development Conference
Published: Dec 2014