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Jacob Smith

Jacob Smith

Research and Development Officer

Jacob is an Intern at Rights and Security International. He holds an LLM in Public International Law from UCL in which he had a strong focus on International Human Rights Law and armed conflict. He has a passion for the practical application of human rights and assessing the distinction between law and practice in the field.

Jacob has previously interned with Chatham House, providing research assistance on COVID-19, climate change and Public International Law, and has also worked on a report for the International Committee of the Red Cross’ ‘IHL in Action’ project. He currently acts as an ad hoc Research Assistant at UCL and runs his own law tuition business in his spare time.