Sam Johnston Hawke

Sam is a Legal and Policy Officer.

He came to Reprieve after working at Liberty as an Advocacy and Policy Officer, with expertise in human rights in the contexts of armed conflict, national security, and policing. Prior to this, he trained as a barrister, completing pupillage after working as a paralegal at Leigh Day and elsewhere. He holds a BA in Philosophy from the University of Warwick and a LLM from University College London, focusing on UK and comparative human rights and constitutional law.