Nick Friedman is the Biegun Warburg Junior Research Fellow in Law at St. Anne’s College, Oxford, and a Visiting Researcher at the Bonavero Institute for Human Rights. He holds a BComm in economics, an LLB, and an LLM from the University of Cape Town, and a BCL, MPhil, and DPhil from the University of Oxford, where he was a Rhodes Scholar. Before joining St. Anne’s, Dr. Friedman was a senior associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP in New York, a Procter Fellow at Princeton University, and a law clerk at the Constitutional Court of South Africa. Dr. Friedman has previously tutored Human Rights, Jurisprudence, and Roman Law at Oxford, and a range of economics courses at the University of Cape Town.

His research is concerned with the legal control of private economic power, cutting across legal and political philosophy, constitutional law, human rights, and corporate law.

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