Wendy Backhouse

Wendy Backhouse

Solicitor, Senior Lecturer in Law, Law Clinic Supervisor

School of Law and Social Science

Harris Building, HB012

+44 (0) 1772 89 5312


Subject Areas: Law

Full Profile

Wendy is a qualified solicitor. She specialised in employment law, intellectual property and commercial work both contentious and non-contentious (including advocacy) and carried on in practice for some time after joining the School of Law and Social Science as a Senior Lecturer in 2007. She is the LPC student career's advisor and supervises in the Pro Bono Law Clinic as well as providing knowledge transfer teaching.


LLB(Hons) Law Staffordshire University 1990

Law Society Finals (College of Law - Chester) 1991

Solicitor of the Supreme Court 1993


Member of The Law Society

Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Judicature

Teaching Activities

Wendy currently teaches undergraduate employment law, lawyers skills, interviewing and negotiation, MLaw practical legal research, LPC business law and practice, employment law, practical legal research, PSC employment law and careers advice as well as supervising undergraduate and postgraduate projects and dissertations