Dr Webb is Lecturer in Public International Law at King’s College London. She was previously visiting Assistant Professor in the Advanced LLM Programme at Leiden University (2009-2011). She has extensive experience in international organizations, particularly international courts. She served as the Special Assistant and Legal Officer to Judge Rosalyn Higgins during her Presidency of the International Court of Justice (2006-2009) and, prior to that, as the Judicial Clerk to Judges Higgins and Owada (2004-2005). She was the Associate Legal Adviser to the Prosecutor at the International Criminal Court (2005-2006). She has worked at the UN Secretariat in New York and in the Sydney and Tokyo offices of an international law firm. Her monograph,International Judicial Integration and Fragmentation (OUP) was published in May 2013. She holds a doctorate (JSD) and an LLM from Yale Law School and a BA(Hons)/LLB from the University of New South Wales, awarded with two University Medals.
The Public International Law Discussion Group at the University of Oxford is a key focal point for PIL@Oxford. The PIL Discussion Group hosts a weekly speaker event and light lunch at All Souls College, Oxford. Topics involve contemporary and challenging issues in international law. Speakers include distinguished international law practitioners, academics, and legal advisers from around the world. The discussion group's meetings are part of the programme of the British Branch of the International Law Association and are supported by the Law Faculty and Oxford University Press. The group typically meets each Thursday during Oxford terms in The Old Library, All Souls College, with lunch commencing at 12:30. The speaker will commence at 12:45 and speak for about forty minutes, allowing about twenty five minutes for questions and discussion. The meeting should conclude before 2:00. Practitioners, academics and students from within and outside the University of Oxford are all welcome. No RSVP is necessary. Join the PIL Email List to receive information about the PIL Discussion Group meetings, as well as other PIL@Oxford news.
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