Barry Solaiman | Hamad Bin Khalifa University
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Barry Solaiman

Barry Solaiman (PhD)


Assistant Dean of Students
College of Law

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Biography

Dr. Barry Solaiman is an Assistant Dean of Students and an Assistant Professor specializing in Healthcare Law and Constitutional Law. He holds a PhD in Law from the University of Cambridge, has been called to the London Bar, and is an accredited civil and commercial mediator. He was formerly Editor-in-Chief of both the Cambridge International Law Journal and Medicine and Law. 

In Qatar, he is an advisor to the Ministry of Public Health, a Member of Aspetar Hospital's Ethics Committee, and Co-Director of the Intersection of Law and Medicine Series at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar. Internationally, he is Chair of the Young Members Committee of the World Association for Medical Law. 

He is the Lead Project Investigator for an HBKU grant analyzing the development of guidelines for the use of artificial intelligence in healthcare research and has several publications in the field. 

 


Research Interests

  • Constitutional Law
  • Political Corruption
  • Commercial Law
  • Tort Law
  • Medical Law
  • International Law

Experience

Co-Founder & Chair, PhD Seminar Series

University of Cambridge, UK

2014-2017
  • Editor-in-Chief

    Cambridge International Law Journal, UK

    2015-2016
  • Managing Editor

    Cambridge International Law Journal, UK

    2014-2015
  • Assistant to Lord Brooke of Alverthorpe

    House of Lords, UK

    2016-2017
  • Research Assistant

    British Academy, UK

    2016
  • Research Assistant, Department of Sociology

    University of Cambridge, UK

    2014
  • English Teacher

    Hong Kong

    2013

Education

PhD

University of Cambridge, UK

2017
  • LLM International Trade & Commercial Law

    Durham University, UK

    2012
  • Barrister

    Middle Temple, London, UK

    2011
  • LLB (Hons)

    Newcastle University, UK

    2010

Selected Publications

  • Barry Solaiman and Catherine Gascoigne

    ‘Editorial’ (2016) 5(2) Cambridge Journal of International and Comparative Law 165.

    2016
  • Catherine Gascoigne and Barry Solaiman

    ‘Editorial’ (2016) 5(1) Cambridge Journal of International and Comparative Law 1.

    2016
  • Barry Solaiman, The Regulation of Standards in British Public Life: Doing the Right Thing

    by David Hine and Gillian Peele (2017) 80(3) Modern Law Review 559. (Book Review).

    2017
  • Barry Solaiman, Constitutional Conventions in Westminster Systems

    by Brian Galligan and Scott Brenton (2016) 75(3) Cambridge Law Journal 652. (Book Review).

    2016
  • Barry Solaiman, Policy Making in Britain

    by Peter Dorey (2016) 14(4) Political Studies Review 141. (Book Review).

    2016
  • Barry Solaiman, The Business of America is Lobbying

    by Lee Drutman (2016) 14(3) Political Studies Review 300. (Book Review).

    2016
  • Barry Solaiman, Life After Privatization

    by Raj Chari (2016) 14(2) Political Studies Review 443. (Book Review).

    2016
  • Barry Solaiman, The Funding of Political Parties: Where Now?

    By Keith D. Ewing, Jacob Rowbottom, and Joo Cheong Tham (2014) 73(3) Cambridge Law Journal 635. (Book review).

    2014
  • Book review cited in Cruddas v Calvert

    [2015] EWCA Civ 171 by Lord Justice Jackson.

    2015
  • Barry Solaiman, ‘Overview: Constitutional Law’

    (2016) 6 UK Supreme Court Yearbook 360.

    2016
  • Barry Solaiman, ‘Overview: Constitutional Law’

    (2015) 5 UK Supreme Court Yearbook 157.

    2015