Danilo Leonardi

Former Head of PCMLP

Danilo Leonardi was Head of the Programme in Comparative Media Law and Policy at the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies, Oxford University from September 2006 – June 2008. He was also Coordinator of IMLA (the International Media Lawyers Association). His main interest is in media law and regulation in societies in transition to the rule of law. Before taking up his position at the University of Oxford in 2001, Danilo worked in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Edinburgh and Buenos Aires. He was previously Deputy Country Director for European Russia at the Civic Education Project (CEP), and a visiting Lecturer at St. Petersburg State University in the School of Law.  Dr Leonardi currently works for CCS Fundraising in London as an Associate Director.