Professor Leslie Green

Professor of the Philosophy of Law; Fellow of Balliol College


Professor Green's research interests include constitutional theory, moral and political philosophy, legal obligation and authority, legal reasoning, and moral and legal issues surrounding sexuality.


  • Freedom of speech, especially in connection with obscenity laws
  • Sexuality and law
  • Same-sex marriage
  • Toleration
  • Multiculturalism
  • Minority language rights
  • Academic freedom

Media experience

Professor Green has experience of working with the media. He has written a number of op-ed articles and has appeared on radio, including BBC Radio 4's Analysis.