Mark Elliott is Professor of Public Law at the Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge, and a Fellow of St Catharine's College, Cambridge. He is also Legal Adviser to the House of Lords Constitution Committee and a co-founder of the international biennial series of Public Law Conferences.


Mark has published widely in the field of Public Law. He is the co-author of two leading textbooks — Public Law (OUP 2017, 3rd ed, co-written with Robert Thomas) and Administrative Law (OUP 2017, 5th ed, co-written with Jason Varuhas) — and the author of a monograph entitled The Constitutional Foundations of Judicial Review (Hart Publishing 2000). He is also the co-editor of The Unity of Public Law? Doctrinal, Theoretical and Comparative Perspectives (Hart Publishing, 2018, with Jason Varuhas and Shona Wilson Stark), Public Law Adjudication in Common Law Systems: Process and Substance (Hart Publishing, 2016, with John Bell, Jason Varuhas and Philip Murray), The Scope and Intensity of Substantive Review: Traversing Taggart’s Rainbow (Hart Publishing, 2015, with Hanna Wilberg), The Cambridge Companion to Public Law (Cambridge University Press, 2015, with David Feldman) and Effective Judicial Review: A Cornerstone of Good Governance (Oxford University Press, 2010, with Christopher Forsyth, Swati Jhaveri, Michael Ramsden and Anne Scully-Hill). Mark is also the author of a number of articles and essays on public-law topics, including judicial review of government action, the sovereignty of Parliament, human rights, devolution, tribunals, ombudsmen and local government. 


More information on Mark's books and other publications can be found on this website. It also contains information about his blog, Public Law for Everyone, along with some biographical information, and details of his most recent publications and current research and writing projects. Mark can be found on Twitter as @ProfMarkElliott.