Mrs Karen Davies
Honorary Appointment (Law)
Hillary Rodham Clinton School of Law
Telephone: (01792) 602276

Karen, formally employed as a lecturer at Swansea Law School and an associate lecturer with the Open University, previously worked as Training Manager for the Child Poverty Action Group, specialising in social security and housing law. She has wide ranging experience of teaching law on a variety of business and professional courses, including MBA and ACCA, and has held advisory roles on the training of legal executives and paralegals and on the delivery of distance learning courses to students of English Law.

Karen has taught at the School of Law, Swansea University since 1999 and was director of the School's Graduate Diploma in Law (CPE) programme between 2003 and 2015.

Areas of Expertise

  • Employment Law
  • Law of the European Union
  • English Legal System


  1. Davies, K. Understanding European Law, 6th Edition London & New York Routledge
  2. Davies, K., Leonard-Davies, R. The hands that rock the cradle: a review of the right to SPL. Student Law Review 78 14 15
  3. Davies, K., Leonard-Davies, R. TUPE or not TUPE? That is the question. Student Law Review 77 14 16
  4. Davies, K., Leonard-Davies, R. Working for the Devil: Internships and Employment Rights Student Law Review 74 Spring 2015 12
  5. Davies, K. Is Discrimination Based on Obesity Outlawed Under the Equality Act 2010? Student Law Review 73 Autumn 16

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