Elspeth Windsor


Elspeth Windsor is a Grand Union (Research Council) and McDougal Law Scholar (Balliol College) who began her DPhil in the Centre for Criminology in October 2020. She is a future pupil barrister at 2 Bedford Row. Elspeth previously studied for her BPTC/LLM at Cardiff University as a Queen Mother Scholar (Middle Temple), and the MSc in Criminology and Criminal Justice at Oxford as a Kalisher Trust Scholar. Elspeth completed her undergraduate degree in Law (LLB) with First-Class Honours.

Elspeth is a research ascociate at the Sentencing Academy and has previously worked as an RA on various projects for a number of faculty academics including Professor Mary Bosworth, Professor Julian V. Roberts, Professor Rachel Condry and Professor Lucia Zedner. During her MSc, she also assisted with the first year of Legal Aid Clinics at HMP Huntercombe pioneered by the Bonavero Insitute of Human Rights and Turpin Miller LLP. 

Research Interests

Elspeth's research interests centre on the overlap between criminal law and immigration law, as well as domestic homicide and violence.