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vf243@cam.ac.uk

College Contact Details

Room: K1.02

Tel: 01223 747209

MJur, MPhil, DPhil (Oxon)
Lecturer and Fellow in Law; Affiliated Lecturer

Interests

Dr Veronika Fikfak is a Fellow and Lecturer at the University of Cambridge and an ESRC Future Research Leader. She holds a Magister Juris and a D.Phil from University of Oxford. Her research interests are in the fields of public law, human rights and international law. She is particularly interested in the interface between domestic and international law and is currently writing a monograph on the role of national judges in relation to international law for Cambridge University Press. Her first book (co-authored) on the engagement of the UK Parliament on questions of war Parliament’s Secret War is forthcoming with Hart Bloomsbury at the end of the year.

Dr Fikfak previously worked at the International Court of Justice, the Law Commission of England and Wales, and at the European Court of Human Rights. She is a Member of the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law and Cambridge’s Centre for Public Law. Her research is currently funded by the ESRC and the British Academy.

 

Publications

 

Books

"Parliament's Secret War" (Hart Bloomsbury)

Co-Author/s:
Hayley Hooper
Published:
Jul 2016
Publisher:
Hart Bloomsbury

Articles

"English Courts and the ‘Internalisation’ of the European Convention of Human Rights? – Between Theory and Practice" [2015] 5 UK Supreme Court Annual Review, 188-222

Citation:
[2015] 5 UK Supreme Court Annual Review, 188-222
Published:
Jun 2015

"Kadi and the Role of the CJEU in the International Legal Order" [2012-2013] Cambridge Yearbook of European Legal Studies, Vol 15., Chapter 20

Citation:
[2012-2013] Cambridge Yearbook of European Legal Studies, Vol 15., Chapter 20
Published:
Nov 2013

"International Law Before English and Asian Courts: Finding the Judicial Role in the Separation of Powers" Asian Journal of International Law, pp 271-304

Citation:
Asian Journal of International Law, pp 271-304
Published:
Jul 2013

Book Chapters

"Domestic Courts' Enforcement of Decisions and Opinions of the International Court of Justice" in Mads Andenas and Eirik Bjorge (eds.), A Farewell to Fragmentation: Reassertion and Convergence in International Law (Cambridge University Press)

Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Published Date:
Dec 2014
Co-Author/s:
Mads Andenas and Eirik Bjorge (eds.)

"Judicial Strategies and Their Impact on the Development of the International Rule of Law" in Machiko Kanetake and André Nollkaemper (eds.), The Rule of Law at the National and International Levels: Contestations and Deference (Hart Publishing)

Publisher:
Hart Publishing
Published Date:
Nov 2014
Co-Author/s:
Machiko Kanetake and André Nollkaemper (eds.)

Book Reviews

The New Commonwealth Model of Constitutionalism: Theory and Practice. by Stephen Gardbaum. Cambridge Law Journal, Vol 73, 200-203

Published:
Mar 2014

Compliance with Decisions of the International Court of Justice. by Constanze Schulte. Global Law Books.

Case Notes

The Meaning of Judicial Authority after Assange [2015] 131 LQR 192

Published:
Jun 2015

Reports

Submission for Joint Committee for Human Rights Call for Evidence in New Inquiry into Human Trafficking.

Co-Author/s:
and others
Published:
Jan 2006
Body / Institution:
Oxford Pro Bono Publico

Legal Opinion on Intercept Communication

Co-Author/s:
with others
Published:
Jan 2006
Body / Institution:
Oxford Pro Bono Publico

Legal Research to assist with the drafting of Amendments to the Law on Criminal Procedure of Bosnia-Herzegovina - Report by Oxford Pro Bono Publico for Judge Malik Hadziomeragic, Supreme Court of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Co-Author/s:
Liora Lazarus
Published:
Aug 2005
Body / Institution:
Oxford Pro Bono Publico

Legal Consequences of Israel’s Construction of a Separation Barrier in the Occupied Territories

Co-Author/s:
Amir Fuchs, Gyorgy Lissauer and Ben Saul
Published:
Feb 2004
Body / Institution:
Oxford Public Interest Lawyers for the Association for Civil Rights in Israel (ACRI)