Dr Brigitte Clark

Honorary Research Associate

School of Law and Social Sciences

Brigitte Clark


Brigitte Clark is a Senior Lecturer in the Law School. She joined the staff of Oxford Brookes University in August 2012. She lectures in Family Law and takes seminars in the Law of Contract.

Teaching and supervision


Brigitte Clark's research interests are mainly in Family Law, International Family Law and Comparative Family Law.


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Professional information


Conference Papers

  • 'Accommodating Religion: Inter-parental Disputes and Parent-State Disputes in Child Law over Children's Upbringing and Education' - paper to be presented to Society of Legal Scholar's Conference in September 2014 in Nottingham.
  • Attended SLS conference in September 2014 and delivered paper on Accommodating Religion: Inter parental Disputes about Children's Religious Upbringing and Education.

Further details

  • 2002-2012  University of East Anglia  Senior Lecturer
  • 1994 -2002  Rhodes University, South Africa, Associate Professor
  • 1986 - 1994 University of Cape Town, Senior Lecturer
  • BA LLB (Rhodes) LLM (Cantab) PhD (Rhodes).

Brigitte is the General and Contributing Editor of the Butterworths Family Law Service of South Africa and an Attorney and Conveyancer of the High Court of South Africa.