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 .
Great news, the government has announced that 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
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
Interview with Cassandra Wiener, 5 February 2021
Cassandra Wiener, Jan 2021
Interview with Cassandra Wiener 29 Oct 2020
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