Rodney Brazier

Rodney Brazier MVO, LLD, FRHistS (born 1946) is emeritus professor of constitutional law at the University of Manchester and a Barrister and an Emeritus Bencher of Lincoln's Inn.

His expertise on the British Constitution has been provided to various parliamentary committees and investigations, while he has written and co-written a wide range of books and articles on constitutional topics.

Rodney was appointed Member of the Royal Victorian Order (MVO) in the 2013 Birthday Honours for services to constitutional law.[1]

Rodney is married to Professor Margaret (Margot) Brazier , an emeritus Professor specialising in medical ethics also at the University of Manchester.



  • Constitutional Practice (Oxford University Press, Third Edition,1999)
  • Constitutional Reform (Oxford University Press, Third Edition, 2008)
  • Constitutional and Administrative Law, with Stanley Alexander de Smith (Oxford University Press, Eighth Edition, 1998)
  • Ministers of the Crown (Oxford University Press, 1997)
  • Constitutional Texts: Materials on Government and the Constitution (Oxford University Press, 1990)


  1. ^ "No. 60534". The London Gazette (Supplement). 15 June 2013. p. 4.