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Education CV


  • PhD in Law Candidate, University of Cambridge (2020 - present)
  • Harvard Law School - University of Cambridge, Academic Exchange Scholar (2022)
  • Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, College of Law Australia (2018)
  • Bachelor of Laws (First Class Honours) and Bachelor of International Relations (First Class Honours, majoring in International Diplomacy), Bond University (2014 - 2017)
    • Exchange semester, National University of Singapore (2017)
    • Exchange semester, Kingston University, London (2015)

Scholarships and Prizes

  • John Monash Scholarship, General Sir John Monash Foundation (2021 - 2024)
  • SLS Best Doctoral Paper Prize Winner 2022, The Society of Legal Scholars for 'Algorithmic decision-making in finance' paper
  • New Colombo Plan Scholarship, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Australian Government (2017)
  • Vice Chancellor's Award for Academic Achievement, Bond University (2015 - 2017)
  • International Exchange Scholarship, Bond University (2015)
  • Dean's Merit Scholarship, Bond University (2014)

Academic and Research Experience

  • Research Assistant, Machine Learning Project, Cambridge Centre for Business Research, University of Cambridge (2021 - Current)
  • Research Assistant, Global Partnerships on AI & Data Justice Project, Alan Turing Institute (2021 - Current)
  • Company Law Supervisor, BA Tripos Law, (Part II), University of Cambridge (2021-Current)
  • Dissertation Supervisor, LLM in International Banking and Finance, University of Edinburgh (2021-Current)
  • Law Admissions Interviewer, Newnham College, University of Cambridge (2021)

Professional Experience

  • Consultant, Online Harms Against Children, Good Law Project (2021)
  • Secondee to the Human Rights and Technology Project, Australian Human Rights Commission (2020)
  • Solicitor, Herbert Smith Freehills (2018 - 2020)
  • Admitted to the Supreme Court of Queensland and High Court of Australia (December 2018)

Fields of research

Regulating AI, Law & Technology, Human Rights, Corporate Governance, Financial Regulation 


Artificial Intelligence in Financial Services: Economics, Human Rights & Law


Supervisor: Dr Felix Steffek, Dr Lars Vinx

Advisers: Dr Adrian Weller, Dr Måns Magnusson (Uppsala University) 


First-year examiners: Prof Simon Deakin, Dr Jodi Gardner





"Explainable Fairness in Regulatory Algorithmic Auditing" (2024) 127 West Virginia Law Review (forthcoming)

Cathy O'Neil; Jacob Appel
(2024) 127 West Virginia Law Review (forthcoming)
Published: Forthcoming

"The Cambridge Law Corpus: A Dataset for Legal AI Research" (2023) Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 36 (NeurIPS)

Andreas Östling,Huiyuan Xie, Ludwig Bull, Alexander Terenin, Leif Jonsson, Måns Magnusson, Felix Steffek
(2023) Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 36 (NeurIPS)
Published: Feb 2024

"Algorithmic decision-making in financial services: economic and normative outcomes in consumer credit" (2023) 3 AI Ethics 1295–1311

(2023) 3 AI Ethics 1295–1311
Published: Nov 2022

Book Chapters

"Algorithms in the Justice System: Current Practices, Legal and Ethical Challenges" (with Sophia Adams Bhatti) in Matt Hervey and Matthew Lavy (ed(s)), The Law of Artificial Intelligence), forthcoming

Published Forthcoming

Blog Posts

Conference Papers

"Transparency, Governance and Regulation of Algorithmic Tools Deployed in the Criminal Justice System: a UK Case Study" (AAAI/ACM Conference on AI, Ethics, and Society 2022)

Miri Zilka, Adrian Weller
AAAI/ACM Conference on AI, Ethics, and Society 2022
Published: Forthcoming

"A Rights-Based Approach to Online Economic Exploitation of Children" (Technologies of Deception, Yale Law School)

Technologies of Deception, Yale Law School
Published: Forthcoming


Human rights and technology

Body / Institution:
Australian Human Rights Commission
Published: May 2021

Using artificial intelligence to make decisions: Addressing the problem of algorithmic bias

Finn Lattimore, Simon O'Callaghan, Zoe Paleologos, Alistair Reid, Edward Santow, Andrew Thomsen
Body / Institution:
Australian Human Rights Commission
Published: Nov 2020