Dr Karl Laird
College Lecturer in Law
Karl is a College Lecturer in Law at St Edmund Hall. He is an expert in criminal law, with a second interest in public law. He teaches both constitutional and criminal law to Hall students.
Karl is co-author of Smith, Hogan, & Ormerod’s Criminal Law, the leading student textbook on criminal law in England and Wales. In addition, he has recently been published in the Law Quarterly Review and the Criminal Law Review, among others.
Karl is also a Fixed-term Fellow at St Hilda’s College and a Lecturer at Mansfield College.