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Research Profile

Miss Nicola

Senior Lecturer in Law

Faculty of Business and Law

    • BA (Hons) Law with Criminology
    • LLM International Business Law (Merit)
    • Deputy to the Divisional Enterprise Leader
    • Member of the joint scrutiny steering group

    Nicola graduated from the University of Northampton with an honours degree in Law in 2004 and then went on to complete a Masters degree in International Business law. She specialises in Business and Company Law but has wider research interests. She is currently researching the notions of well-being within a lifestyle context. 

  • Undergraduate:

    • Business and Company Law
    • Organised Crime

    Professional Level:

    • Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA) – Corporate and Business Law
    • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) – Business Law


    • International Organised Crime
  • The economic, social and ethical justifications withholding treatment from disabled infants.

  • For publications, projects, datasets, research interests and activities, view Nicola Smithers’s research profile on Pure, the University of Northampton’s Research Explorer.