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Dr Martina McClean

Lecturer/ Education Lead for Law

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Business, Law and Politics
  • The Law School

Qualifications

  • LLB
  • PGDip
  • PGDip
  • PhD (University of Hull)

Summary

Dr McClean (nee K?nnecke) trained as a lawyer and legal translator in Britain and Germany.

She completed her PhD examining English and German Administrative law. Her monograph, Tradition and Change in Administrative Law, has a worldwide readership.

Dr McClean has published in the field of comparative law, EU law and legal translation.

She is currently working on research into the legal status of EU law after Brexit. Her research has been cited by the House of Lords.

Undergraduate:

- Comparative Law (Convenor)

- European Union Law

- Public Law and Administration

- Public Law and the Constitution

Recent outputs

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Book Chapter

Legal Certainty for EU Citizens in the United Kingdom: Access to Means Tested Benefits

McClean, M. (2022). Legal Certainty for EU Citizens in the United Kingdom: Access to Means Tested Benefits. In V. Barbé, & C. Koumpli (Eds.), Brexit, droits et libertés (146-159). Brussels: Larcier

Hull Law School Erasmus - Studying and working abroad - Impact study on the Erasmus Year abroad experience

Künnecke, M. (2019). Hull Law School Erasmus - Studying and working abroad - Impact study on the Erasmus Year abroad experience. In M. Sacco (Ed.), Brexit: A Way Forward (89-118)

Journal Article

German Constitutional Law in the UK Supreme Court

Künnecke, M. (2019). German Constitutional Law in the UK Supreme Court. Liverpool Law Review, 40(1), 31–47. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10991-019-09221-3

English as common legal language: Its expansion and the effects on civil law and common law lawyers

Künnecke, M. (2017). English as common legal language: Its expansion and the effects on civil law and common law lawyers. European review of private law = Revue européenne de droit privé = Europäische Zeitschrift für Privatrecht, 24(5), 733-757

Translation in the EU: language and law in the EU's judicial labyrinth

Künnecke, M. (2013). Translation in the EU: language and law in the EU's judicial labyrinth. Maastricht Journal of European and Comparative Law, 20(2), 243-260. https://doi.org/10.1177/1023263X1302000206

Research interests

Comparative Law ,

EU Law,

German Law

Postgraduate supervision

Dr McClean welcomes applications in the field of comparative public law, legal translation and European Union law.

Completed PhDs

- Dr Lang Zhiheng, China Scholarship Council, viva in April 2016

- Dr Marton Varju, successfully completed his PhD thesis in 2008