I am a Senior Lecturer in Law at City, University of London. I am also co-founder and trustee of the Treebeard Trust.
I specialise in coercive control and the criminal law. I advise governments and activists around the world on the doctrinal implications of domestic abuse law reform, and through the Treebeard Trust support transformative initiatives to empower women affected by violence .
The government took our amend to the DA Bill 2021 - post separation abuse will be a criminal offence...see more
Interview with Sarah Gorrell on BBC Radio Sussex, 9 March 2021
Australia is considering coercive control laws see my interview with Seven News. Play news clip
Marilyn McMahon and Paul McGorrery, (eds) Criminalising Non-Physical Family Violence: Coercive Control and Autonomy Crimes (Springer International)
The Howard Journal of Crime and Justice
Cassandra Wiener and Anna Minton, 29 March 2022
Comment with Cassandra Wiener, 15 February 2022
Tanya Palmer and Cassandra Wiener, 17 December 2021
Comment with Cassandra Wiener, 27 October 2021
Crime Research Centre & Centre for Gender Studies Roundtable to Mark 16 days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence
25 November 2021
Freeman Building University of Sussex and Online
‘Creating a space to think about activism against gender based violence’
Cassandra Wiener – Panel Member