Professor Valsamis Mitsilegas signs letter regarding the status of EU citizens in the UK
12 July 2016
Valsamis Mitsilegas, Head of the Department of Law and Professor of European Criminal Law at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL), has signed a letter published in The Guardian regarding the status of EU citizens in the UK. The letter reads: “As members of the Britain in Europe thinktank we call upon the government and all other political parties to offer the strongest possible reassurance to all EU citizens living in the UK that they will in no way be adversely affected by exit negotiations with the EU once article 50 has been triggered, and that they can continue to plan their future in this country exactly as before.”
- Professor Mitsilegas is also a Co-Director of QMUL's Criminal Justice Centre (CJC).