Professor Ian Walden

Professor of Information and Communications Law at Queen Mary University of London

Professor of Information and Communications Law, Queen Mary University London

Professor Ian Walden is Professor of Information and Communications Law and head of the Institute of Computer and Communications Law in the Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary University of London.

He has previously held visiting positions at the Universities of Texas and Melbourne. He has been involved in law reform projects for the World Bank, the European Commission, UNCTAD, UNECE and the EBRD, as well as for a number of individual states. Ian was awarded a Council of Europe Human Rights Fellowship (1987-88); was a seconded national expert to the European Commission DG-Industry (1995-96); Board Member and Trustee of the Internet Watch Foundation (2004-09); on the Executive Board of the UK Council for Child Internet Safety (2010-12) and is currently a member of the Press Complaints Commission. Ian is a solicitor and Of Counsel to Baker & McKenzie.