Paul Diamond was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 1985 and specialises in law of religious liberty. He studied for his LLM at Magdalene College, Cambridge; and he won a scholarship to study international law at the Hague Academy of International Law, The Netherlands.
The famous British Judge Lord Denning has personally endorsed Paul’s academic writings.
He is one of the leading barristers in this field and has appeared at every level in the national courts (including the House of Lords) as well as in the European Court of Human Rights, Strasbourg and the Court of Justice of the European Union, Luxembourg. He was barrister to the Keep Sunday Special Campaign and was Standing Counsel to the Christian Legal Centre 2008-18.
Paul has argued many ground-breaking cases; on religious rights, freedom of speech and civil liberties. He handles some of the most controversial cases in the national courts; from freedom of religion to issues such as abortion and gendercide. He has brought important cases to the European Court of Human Rights on religious liberty; and was involved in the famous Eweida & Others v United Kingdom.
Paul is also available for speaking engagements talking about his work.
Paul Diamond is a member of the Religious Liberty Partnership