School of Law
Faculty: Faculty of Business and Law
School: School of Law
Email address: A.V.Pugh@ljmu.ac.uk
Amber joined LJMU’s Law School in March 2022. She teaches Medical Law and Ethics, Tort Law, Contract Law, and Criminal Law. Prior to joining LJMU, Amber was a Graduate Teaching Assistant at the University of Liverpool, where she taught Tort Law, Medical Law and Ethics I, and Criminal Law.
Amber’s research interests cover mental capacity law and policy, tort law, healthcare law, and critical disability studies. She is currently in the final stages of her PhD, which examines the balance between empowerment and protection in mental capacity law, with a particular focus on decision-making around sex and contraception. Amber has spoken on her research at international conferences, and is currently in the process of developing key aspects of her thesis into publications.
2016, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom, LL.M
2015, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom, LL.B
Lecturer in Law, Liverpool John Moores University, 2022 - present
Graduate Teaching Assistant, School of Law and Social Justice, University of Liverpool, 2016 - 2021
Pugh A. 2019. EMERGENCIES AND EQUIVOCALITY UNDER THE INHERENT JURISDICTION: A LOCAL AUTHORITY v BF  EWCA CIV 2962 AND SOUTHEND-ON-SEA BOROUGH COUNCIL v MEYERS  EWHC 399 (FAM) MEDICAL LAW REVIEW, 27 :675-686 DOI Author Url Publisher Url