Publications

Books

  • Buck T, Kirkham R & Thompson B (2010) The Ombudsman Enterprise and Administrative Justice. Routledge. RIS download Bibtex download

Journal articles

  • Kirkham RM, Leigh J, McLaughlin K & Worsley A (2019) The Procedural Fairness Limitations of Fitness to Practise Hearings: a case study into social work. Legal Studies, 39(2), 339-357. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2017) JR55, judicial strategy and the limits of textual reasoning. Public Law(1), 46-62. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Behan CM & Kirkham R (2016) Monitoring, Inspection and Complaints Adjudication in Prison: The Limits of Prison Accountability Frameworks. The Howard Journal of Crime and Justice, 55(4), 432-454. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM & Allt A (2016) Making sense of the case law on Ombudsman schemes. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law, 38(2), 211-227. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2016) The ombudsman, tribunals and administrative justice section: a 2020 vision for the ombudsman sector. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law, 38(1), 103-114. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2015) A Welsh Twist on Constitutional Watchdogs. Cambrian Law Review. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM & Wells P (2014) Evolving Standards in the Ombudsman Sector. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(2), 190-207. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham R & Wells P (2014) Evolving standards in the complaints branch. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law, 36(2), 190-207. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham R & Martin J (2014) Designing an English Public Services Ombudsman. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law, 36(3), 330-348. View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2012) The Ombudsman, Tribunals and Administrative Justice Section. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(1), 71-73. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2011) Implementing the Recommendations of the Ombudsman … again. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(1), 71-83. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Buck T, Kirkham RM & Thompson B (2011) Time for a ‘Leggatt’ style review of the ombudsman system. Public Law, 20-29. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2011) Administrative Justice in Context: A manifesto for further study. Modern Law Review, 74(4). RIS download Bibtex download
  • French D & Kirkham RM (2010) Complaint and Grievance Mechanisms in International Law: One Piece of the Accountability Jigsaw?. New Zealand Yearbook of International Law, 179-206. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2010) Quangos, Coalition Government and the ombudsmen. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(4), 411-421. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2010) Lessons from devolution. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(3), 325-334. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham R, Thompson B & Buck T (2009) Putting the Ombudsman into Constitutional Context. Parliamentary Affairs, 62(4), 600-617. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2009) A new Scottish approach to administrative justice. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(3), 299-308. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2009) The Constitutional Role of the Ombudsman. The International Ombudsman Year Book, 10, 120-140. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2008) Explaining the lack of enforcement power possessed by the ombudsman. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(3), 253-263. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2008) Quiet moves towards proportionate dispute resolution: The Law Commission's consultation paper on administrative redress. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(2), 163-174. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2008) Human Rights and the Ombudsmen – 2005-06. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(1), 75-83. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2008) When Putting Things Right Goes Wrong: Enforcing the Recommendations of the Ombudsman. Public Law, 510-530. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2007) New legislation, court cases, Parliamentary reports and an anniversary: A Review of the Public Sector Ombudsmen – 2006-07. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(3/4), 319-330. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2006) A Review of the Public Sector Ombudsmen – 2005-06. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(3/4), 347-358. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM & cardwell PJ (2006) The EU: a role model for regional governance?. European Public Law, 3, 403-431. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2006) Challenging the authority of the Ombudsman: The Parliamentary Ombudsman’s special report on wartime detainees. Modern Law Review, 792-818. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2006) Housing Allocation, Homelessness, Special Reports and the Ombudsmen. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(2), 189-198. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2006) Finally, Reform is on its Way. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(1), 81-86. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2005) Auditing by stealth? Special Reports and the Ombudsman. Public Law, 740-748. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2005) A complainant’s view of the Local Government Ombudsman. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(3/4), 381-392. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2005) Reforming the Tribunal Sector. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(2), 185-197. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2005) The Ombudsmen of Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(1), 79-90. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2004) The latest from the UK Ombudsmen. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(4), 417-429. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2004) Prevention is better than litigation. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(3), 301-311. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2004) When is it appropriate to use an Ombudsman?. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(2), 181-194. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2004) A Year in the Life of the Parliamentary Ombudsman. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law(1), 89-98. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM & James R (2003) Slow Progress in Parliament: the Eighth Report of the Committee on Standards in Public Life. Modern Law Review, 906-919. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2003) Dealing with unlawful charging of mental health patients. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law, 401-412. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2003) Why Ombudsmen are important: helping long-term patients. Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law, 267-275. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Beyleveld D, Kirkham RM & Townend D (2002) Which presumption? A critique of the House of Lords’ Reasoning on Retrospectivity. Journal of Legal Studies, 185-207. RIS download Bibtex download

Chapters

  • Kirkham RM (2016) Regulating ADR: Lessons from the UK In Cortes P (Ed.), The New Regulatory Framework for Consumer Dispute Resolution Oxford University Press RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2014) Commentary: The improving but imperfect world of the Ombudsman In Elliott M & Thomas R (Ed.), Public Law Oxford: Oxford University Press. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Thompson B, Kirkham RM & Buck T (2011) Modelul Ombudsmanului britanic, irlandez şi Australian: expansiune, redimensionare şi noi orizonturi In Dragoş D-C & Neamţu B (Ed.), Instituţia Ombudsmanului: justiţie alternativă? (pp. 277-299). Bucharest: C H Beck. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM & French (2010) Complaint and Grievance Mechanisms in International Dispute Settlement In French , Saul & White (Ed.), International Law and Dispute Settlement New Problems and Techniques (pp. 57-86). Hart RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2005) CARICOM and the role of regional organisations in the global legal order In Lewis D (Ed.), International and Regional Organisations (pp. 177-198). Oxford: Hart. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM () Regulating ADR: Lessons from the UK In Cortes P (Ed.), The New Regulatory Framework for Consumer Alternative Dispute Resolution OUP View this article in WRRO RIS download Bibtex download

Conference proceedings papers

  • Kirkham RM (2012) The Future of the Ombudsmen Enterprise. The Future of the Ombudsmen Enterprise” 10th World Conference of the International Ombudsman Institu. Wellington, New Zealand, 11 July 2012 - 18 July 2012. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM () Judicial Review or the Ombudsman: which institution best provides long term administrative advice?. Public Law Project, 6 July 2006 - 10 July 2006. RIS download Bibtex download

Reports

  • Kirkham RM & Martin J (2015) The creation of an English Public Services Ombudsman: mapping a way forward. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Thomas R, Kirkham RM & Martin J (2013) External Evaluation of the Local Government Ombudsman RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2012) A Review of the Gibraltar Public Services Ombudsman RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM, Thompson B & Buck T (2008) Public services ombudsmen and administrative justice: models, roles, methods and relationships RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2007) The Parliamentary Ombudsman: Withstanding the test of time RIS download Bibtex download

Other

  • Kirkham RM (2015) Submitted evidence to the Assembly for Wales (Finance Committee) Inquiry into the powers of the Public Services Ombudsman for Wales. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2015) Submitted evidence to the Cabinet Office's Consultation on A Public Service Ombudsman. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Thompson B, Kirkham RM & Buck T (2013) Submitted evidence to the Parliamentary Inquiry of the Public Administration Select Committee. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Thompson B, Kirkham RM & Buck T (2013) Submitted evidence to the Parliamentary Inquiry of the Public Administration Select Committee. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2011) Consultation response to the Law Commission’s Public Services Ombudsmen paper. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM & James R (2002) Oral evidence to the Committee on Standards in Public Life. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2002) Written evidence to the Committee on Standards in Public Life, 2. RIS download Bibtex download

Website content

  • Kirkham RM (2015) Mapping a new world of accredited ADR schemes. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2015) Analysis: Not there yet but some ombudsman reform buses have come into sight. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2014) Analysis: Richard Kirkham on the Government’s plans for consumer ADR: Innovation or more of the same. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2014) Lessons in watchdog design from Scotland and Wales. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2014) The creation of an English Public Services Ombudsman: mapping a way forward. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2014) Another false dawn, or the moment ADR becomes mainstream?. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2009) The Ombudsmen Enterprise and Administrative Justice: an academic viewpoint. RIS download Bibtex download
  • Kirkham RM (2007) Researching Public Services Ombudsmen and Administrative Justice. RIS download Bibtex download