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Fraser Campbell

Quondam Fellow since 2020
Fraser Campbell re-entered Fellowship in summer 2013. He combines Fellowship with full-time practice as a barrister at Blackstone Chambers in London. In the past year he has presented papers to professional conferences on legal topics including restitution, commercial judicial review, and non-pensionable pay agreements. As a Specialist Adviser to the House of Commons Treasury Select Committee, he recently presented a report on the practice of 'Maxwellisation' in public inquiries. He has also organised conferences on left-wing political thought, in the UK and United States.
Fraser Campbell
  • Background

    • Fifty-Pound Fellow, All Souls College (from 2013 to 2020)
    • Barrister, Blackstone Chambers, London (Called to the Bar: 2010) (from 2010)
    • Clifford Chance LLP, London (from 2007 to 2010)
    • Examination Fellow, All Souls College (from 2006 to 2013)
    • Legal Practice Course (Distinction), BPP Law School, London (from 2005 to 2006)
    • Erasmus Visiting Student, European and Human Rights Law, University of Leiden (from 2003 to 2004)
    • President, The Oxford Union (from 2002 to 2003)
    • Undergraduate (Crystal Scholar), Pembroke College, Oxford (from 2000 to 2005)
  • Research interests

    • Protection of minority shareholders from unfair prejudice
    • Commercial judicial review, particularly in the energy and life science sectors
    • New perspectives on social democratic policy, particularly regarding tax
  • Selected publications

    • A Review of Maxwellisation (with Andrew Green QC and others), House of Commons Treasury Select Committee, 2016
    • The Law of Political Donations (with Patricia Barratt and Michael Smyth), Wildy & Sons, 2012
  • Other professional memberships and roles

    • Junior Counsel to the Crown
    • Specialist Adviser to the House of Commons Treasury Select Committee
    • Trustee, Oxford Literary and Debating Union Trust (member of fundraising sub-committee)