Hanif Mussa is a barrister and a member of Blackstone Chambers in London. He has a wide-ranging legal practice that encompasses public and constitutional law, European Union law and public international law, as well as various areas of private law. He has acted in cases in the UK Supreme Court, the European Court of Human Rights, and the Court of Justice of the European Union. Prior to coming to the Bar, Hanif studied at Cambridge, Harvard, MIT and in London. He pursues academic interests alongside practicing the law, and regularly writes and talks on legal topics. He is a contributor to a forthcoming book on the international legal protections for children in times of armed conflict.