Stephen Mason, Barrister
Electronic and Digital Signature Specialist Contributor
Stephen Mason is a barrister (https://ials.sas.ac.uk/about/about-us/people/stephen-mason) with an interest in electronic signatures, authentication, security, electronic evidence, email and internet use, and interception and monitoring of communications. He is an Associate Research Fellow at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies in London, and a Visiting Lecturer, School of Law, University of Tartu, Estonia.
Publications: Stephen Mason is the editor, with Daniel Seng, of the open source practitioner text Stephen Mason and Daniel Seng, editors, Electronic Evidence (4th edn, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies for the SAS Humanities Digital Library, School of Advanced Study, University of London, 2017) (http://ials.sas.ac.uk/digital/humanities-digital-library/observing-law-ials-open-book-service-law/electronic-evidence), and general editor of International Electronic Evidence (British Institute of International and Comparative Law, 2008) (https://www.biicl.org/books/international-electronic-evidence). He is the author of the open source practitioner text Electronic Signatures in Law (4th edn, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies for the SAS Humanities Digital Library, School of Advanced Study, University of London, 2016) (http://ials.sas.ac.uk/digital/humanities-digital-library/observing-law-ials-open-book-service-law/electronic-signatures). He is also the founder, general editor and publisher of the international open source journal Digital Evidence and Electronic Signature Law Review (https://journals.sas.ac.uk/index.php/deeslr), which has become an international focalnpoint for researchers in the area.