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educator , Barrister

Michael John Fordham, British barrister, educator. Bar: 1990. Named Human Rights Lawyer of the Year, England, 2005; recipient Pro Bono award, Bar Council, 2006; scholar, International Rotary, 1998; Prince of Wales scholar, Gray's Inn, 1999, Karmel scholar, 1999, Mould scholar, 1999.

Background

Fordham, Michael John was born on December 21, 1964 in Sheffield, England. Son of John Skidmore and Jeanne Margaret (Armstrong) Fordham.

Education

Bachelor, Oxford University, 1996. Bachelor of Civil Law, Oxford University, 1997. Master of Laws, University Virginia, 1998.

Career

Barrister Blackstone Chambers, Temple, London. Member advisory board British Institute International and Comparative Law, since 2003. Member Queen's Counsel, 2006.

Lecturer in field.

Achievements

  • Bar: 1990.

Politics

The separation of church and state has guaranteed the diversity of religious expressions and the freedom to worship God according to each person’s conscience. However, separation of church and state permit interaction.

Views

The supportive small group inside the Church is the most powerful tool for people to feel that they belong and also to learn and grow.

Connections

Married Alison Jane Oxley. Children: Anna, Bradley, Lois.

father:
John Skidmore Fordham

mother:
Jeanne Margaret (Armstrong) Fordham

spouse:
Alison Jane Oxley

child:
Anna Fordham

child:
Bradley Fordham

child:
Lois Fordham