Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Zidar & Gauci: The Role of Legal Advisers in International Law

Andraž Zidar (Univ. of Bologna) & Jean-Pierre Gauci (British Institute of International and Comparative Law) have published The Role of Legal Advisers in International Law (Brill | Nijhoff 2016). Contents include:
  • Andraz Zidar & Jean-Pierre Gauci, Introduction: legal advisers as the visible college of international lawyers
  • David Anderson, The functions of the legal adviser: advising, negotiating, litigating
  • Iain Macleod, The FCO's legal advisers and contemporary challenges
  • Jessica Gladstone, The legal adviser and international disputes: preparing to commence or defend litigation or arbitration
  • Michael Wood, Legal advisers
  • James Kingston, Organisation and context for the work of the legal adviser: the legal division of the department of foreign affairs and trade of Ireland
  • Eugenia Gutierrez Ruiz, The experience of legal advisers in Costa Rica: a case for peaceful international law
  • Sarah McCosker, The intersecting professions of the international law adviser and diplomat in a rising Asia: Australia, India and Malaysia
  • Yasuo Kita, The legal advice system of the ministry of foreign affairs of Japan: between legal advisers and foreign policy makers
  • Petr Valek, The different roles of the Czech legal adviser: from a watchdog to a headhunter
  • Dire Tladi, Reflections on advising the South African government on international law
  • Francois Alabrune, The case of the legal advisor to the French ministry of foreign affairs
  • Anders Ronquist, The role of legal advisers in international law: the Swedish experience
  • Hans Corell, Personal reflections on the role of the legal adviser: between law and politics, authority and influence
  • Lucio Gussetti, Legal advisers and the European Union: a new perspective to cooperation in international law
  • Steven Hill, The role of NATO's legal adviser
  • Valerie Hughes, The role of the legal adviser in the World Trade Organization
  • Peter Quayle, Legal advisers and international organisations: the convergence of interior and exterior legal obligations
  • Margaret Purdasy, The competency-based legal adviser
  • Harold Hongju Koh, The legal adviser's duty to explain
  • Andraz Zidar, Legal advisers and professional ethics
  • Martti Koskenniemi, The place of law and the role of legal advisers in collective security
  • Maike Kuhn & Antje Berger, Legal advisers in the armed forces
  • Roberto Di Donatantonio, The monitoring, mentoring and advising role exercised by international or rule of law missions in the prosecutorial area
  • Jean-Pierre Gauci & Kate Jones, Conference report: the role of legal advisers in international law
  • Franklin Berman, Conclusion