Lecture in Transnational Justice -- 4 April 2018, 6:00pm
Identifying Customary International Law
Sir Michael Wood
Member, UN International Law Commission Senior Fellow, Lauterpacht Centre for International Law, University of Cambridge
Sir Michael Wood is a member of the UN International Law Commission, and a Senior Fellow of the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law, University of Cambridge. He is a barrister at 20 Essex Street, London, where he practises in the field of public international law, including before international courts and tribunals. He was Legal Adviser to the UK’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office between 1999 and 2006, having joined as an Assistant Legal Adviser in 1970.
The lecture forms part of the research and public engagement work taking place at CTLS this year.
A reception with wine and soft drinks follows the lecture.
The lecture will take place in The Bingham Room at The Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn, 10-11 South Square, WC1R 5HP.
The lecture will take place in The Bingham Room at Gray's Inn. Please enter the Inn via the Main Entrance on High Holborn (near Chancery Lane tube station). The Bingham Room entrance is under the arch between South Square and Gray's Inn Square. Click for a map.
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