Dexter Dias QC specialises in human rights and has conducted high profile cases internationally on freedom of expression, FGM, terrorism, crimes against humanity, murder and genocide.

He is Visiting Researcher at Cambridge, previously Visiting Fellow at Harvard, Special Adviser on human rights to UNICEF, Chair of the Global Campaign to End FGM, and author of the bestselling The Ten Types of Human that examines his interest in the interface between human rights and human psychology.  

He was instrumental in changing the law to provide better safeguarding around FGM, and works pro bono with survivors of child slavery, trafficking in people and gender-based violence around the world and is advising the UN on a global social justice initiative to advance Sustainable Developmental Goal 5 on Gender Equality.

Twitter: @DexterDiasQC