Dr Douglas Maxwell



The Human Rights to Property: A Practical Approach to Article 1 of Protocol No.1 to the ECHR’ (Hart Publishing 2022) 

 Book Chapters

 (with Rachel Ansell QC) ‘The development of Building Safety by the Official Referee and the TCC’ in David Sawtell and Sir Peter Coulson (eds) The History of the Technology and Construction Law (Hart Publishing 2023) (forthcoming)

 Selected Articles 

‘Building Safety: Still under construction’ (2022) 172 New Law Journal 11 

‘(Not) going Dutch: compelling states to reduce greenhouse gas emissions through positive human rights’ (2020) Public Law 610-621

(with David Elvin QC) ‘Food for thought when varying planning permission’ (2020) 4 Journal of Planning and Environmental Law 580-592 

 (with Dr Matthew Bell) ‘(How) Can a Building Safety Regulator Help Cure the UK’s Defects Crisis? Analysing the Current Proposals in Light of Australia’s Experience’ (2020) 2 Construction Law Journal 3-17. 

 (with David Sawtell) ‘Legal Perspectives on Putting Buildings Right Post-Grenfell: Learning Through Interdisciplinary and Comparative Approaches’ (2020) 1 Journal of Housing Law 15-20.  

 (with Professor Susan Bright) ‘Housing After Grenfell’ (2019) 169 New Law Journal 15-18. 

 (with Professor Susan Bright) ‘Human Rights and State Accountability for Fire Safety in Private Blocks of Flats’ (2019) Human Rights Law Review 1 

 ‘The end of the road for proportionality review when hearing claims for possession by private sector landlords?’ (2019) Journal of Planning and Environmental Law 435-443 

 ‘Broadening the human rights discourse, realising socio-economic rights, and balancing rights to property’ (2019) Public Law121-145 

 ‘Mistaken Rights to Property, Agricultural Tenancies, And Good Governance’ (2018) 10 Journal of Planning and Environmental Law 1076-1089

 ‘Reeling in Classifications of Interference Under Article 1 of the First Protocol: R (on the application of Mottv Environment Agency’ (2018) 6 Journal of Planning and Environmental Law 639-647

 ‘Article 1 of the First Protocol and a Tenants Right to Compensation’ (2017) 81 Conveyancer and Property Lawyer 475-487

 ‘Article 1 of the First Protocol: A Paper Tiger in the Face of Compulsory Purchase Orders for Private Profit’ (2017) 12 Journal of Planning and Environmental Law 1337-1357

 ‘Disputed Property Rights’ (2016) 41 European Law Review 900-925