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Julia Cressey

Associate Professor

Faculty/Dept/School School of Law
(Faculty of Management, Law and Social Sciences)
Telephone +441274 234436


Julia graduated from Birmingham University in 1981 and qualified as a solicitor in 1985. She worked as a solicitor in private practice in Bradford and Leeds for seven years, specialising in commercial conveyancing. Julia then moved into legal education and helped develop and has taught on the University of Bradford LLB since 2005 as well as Employment Law on the MSC in HRM and previously on the Graduate Diploma in Law course. Julia is the Programme Leader for the law undergraduate programmes. Julia's main focus is on teaching and she has contributed to a book on legal skills for new law students, Cherkassky, Cressey, Gale,Guth et al (2010) Legal Skills, Palgrave MacMillan, Basingstoke

Professional activities

  • Higher Education Academy,
  • Association of Law Teachers,
  • The Law Society,