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Dr Richard Lang is a senior lecturer in EU Law and a qualified solicitor. He joined the law subject group at the University of Brighton in 2015 after five years at the University of Bedfordshire, where he was Undergraduate Portfolio Leader for the School of Law and a Discussant at the Vice Chancellor's Annual Lecture 2014. Richard was also chosen by the European Parliament as an External Expert on fundamental rights, and by the European Commission to give lectures under the auspices of the Academy of European Law to senior civil servants in Malta and Croatia, as part of these countries' accession to the EU.Prior to this, Richard practised law in Brussels at a number of boutique firms specialising in European law, and was involved in a wide range of cases, including several before the European Court of Justice and the European Court of Human Rights. He is cited twice in the European Court Reports.