David Hyatt

David Hyatt - Editor

Brighouse, West Yorks

Freelance legal publishing professional and law lecturer.

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Overview

A pedantic copy-editor, indexer and proofreader who specializes in legal publishing - online and print titles. I also offer training in the above skill and print production generally. Over 30 years' experience in printing and publishing, freelance since 2000.

Languages
English (UK)
English (US)
Non-Fiction
Education & Reference
Law
Social & Behavioral Sciences

Certifications

  • PGCE (PCET)
  • LL.B (Hons)

Work experience

Law tutor

Focus Learning Trust
September, 2006 – Present (almost 12 years)

Planning and delivery of AS and A2 Law courses, specialist in video-conferencing teaching to students in 16-19 age range. Holds Post Graduate Certificate in Education (Post-compulsory Education and Training) from University of Huddersfield.

Freelance Legal Editor

Westfield Editorial
February, 2000 – Present (over 18 years)

Copy-editing, indexing and proofreading a range of legal media, ranging from traditional looseleaf publications and practitioner texts to legal journal articles and student texts.

Portfolio (1 selected work)

International Law and Drone Strikes in Pakistan: The Legal and Socio-political Aspects (Routledge Research in the Law of Armed Conflict)

Sikander Ahmed Shah

While conventional warfare has an established body of legal precedence, the legality of drone strikes by the United States in Pakistan and elsewhere remains ambiguous. This book explores the legal and political issues surrounding the use of drones in Pakistan. Drawing from international treaty law, customary international law, and statistical data on the impact of the strikes, Sikander Ahmed S... read more

While conventional warfare has an established body of legal precedence, the legality of drone strikes by the United States in Pakistan and elsewhere remains ambiguous. This book explores the legal and political issues surrounding the use of drones in Pakistan. Drawing from international treaty law, customary international law, and statistical data on the impact of the strikes, Sikander Ahmed S... read more

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