Saul Lehrfreund is the joint Executive Director of the Death Penalty Project and specialises in criminal litigation, constitutional law, international human rights law, and prison law.
In 1995, Saul received an individual award from the International Bar Association for his contribution towards the protection of human rights. Four years later he shared The Times/Justice Young Lawyer of the Year Award with Parvais Jabbar.
In 2000 he was awarded an MBE for “services to international human rights.” He is a Founder member of the UK Foreign Secretary’s Death Penalty Panel as well as the pro bono lawyers panel of the UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office. He specialises in criminal litigation, constitutional law, international human rights law and prison law.