Geoffrey Allsop

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Full Name: 
Geoffrey Allsop
Candidate Attorney (2019-2021) in Johannesburg, South Africa. BA LLB LLM (Labour law) graduate from the University of Cape Town (UCT) Interested in all aspects of constitutional and public law but in particular: international human rights law, socio-economic rights, labour law, criminal procedure, administrative law, equality and anti-discrimination law, jurisprudence among others. Former Parliament Monitor at the Parliamentary Monitoring Group (PMG) and ad hoc researcher at the Democratic Governance and Rights Unit (DGRU) at the University of Cape Town. Freelancer contributor to online publication GroundUp on court decisions affecting human rights and vulnerable groups in South Africa. Author of "Introduction to the Bill of Rights" and "Socio-Economic Rights" in Constitutional Law for Students, published through an open access platform by the the University of Cape Town.
South Africa
Fields of expertise: 
Administrative Justice
Social and Economic Rights
The Executive
Institutional Affiliation: 
Haffegee Roskam Savage Attorneys (Candidate Attorney)


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