William Blackman

William joined Interel Consulting in July 2016 and works with clients spanning the consumer, leisure, tourism and transport sectors. Prior to joining Interel, William spent three years working as a researcher at the House of Commons for a Conservative Member of Parliament. His work involved providing research and communications support on all aspects of the MP’s work, with a particular focus on foreign affairs, defence and international human rights issues. William graduated in 2012 with a First Class BA (Hons) in Politics from Goldsmiths, University of London. Prior to working in Parliament, he spent time working as a research assistant for an academic and then for a civil liberties pressure group.

Posts by William Blackman

Unleashing Brexit

I wrote here in October about the difficulties the Government is likely to face as it navigates through Parliament its ‘Great Repeal Bill’; a Bill that will end the legal supremacy of EU law through the repeal of the 1972 European Communities Act. Since then, we have heard almost nothing further about this Bill. Instead, […]

Brexit: the “bumpy road” begins

After a quiet first few months, the Prime Minister has finally put some flesh on the bones of her Brexit strategy, announcing at the Conservative Party conference a timetable and the formal means by which she intends to decouple the UK from the EU. The Great Repeal Bill – highly likely to feature in next […]