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Education CV


PhD - The University of Cambridge (expected 2019-21)

LLM - The University of Cambridge (2016-17)

LLB - The University of Queensland (2011-14)

Professional Experience

Tax Associate - Ashurst Australia (2017-18)

Senior Consultant (Tax) - PricewaterhouseCoopers Australia (2014-17)

Scholarships and Awards

Cambridge International Trust Scholar (2019-21)

St Edmund's College Law Prize (2017)

Extra-curricular Involvement

Co-organiser of the Cambridge Legal Theory Discussion Group (2019)

Panel Chair for the Cambridge Legal Theory Symposium (2019)

Treasurer of the Cambridge International Law Journal (2019)

Fields of research

Tort Law, Medical Law, Moral Philosophy


Risks of Physical Injuries


My current research explores whether a risk of physical injury constitutes harm in the metaphysical and moral context.  This will influence the legal regulation of risks. 


JM Skopek and PF Cane (Advisor)

Start Date

Jan 2019

End date

Jan 2021