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Room: Law Fellow Office

Tel: +44 1223 33487

Associate Professor; former Director of the Centre for European Legal Studies (CELS)

J.S.D. (Yale), LL.M. (Yale), Dr jur. (Hamburg), MA (Cantab)


CV / Biography

Dr Markus Gehring, J.S.D. (Yale), MA (Cantab), LLM (Yale), Dr iur (Hamburg), is a Member of the Centre for European Legal Studies (CELS), Fellow and Director of Studies in Law at Hughes and a Fellow of the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law. Before joining the Law Faculty, he served for two years as Tutor in Sustainable Development Law, he was also Fellow in Law at Robinson College 2005-2012. He has been a Visiting Professor in several law faculties around the world and held a Jean Monnet Research Chair ad personam in Sustainable Development Law at the University of Ottawa Law Faculty in Canada. In his former department at Cambridge, Politics and International Studies (POLIS), he serves as affiliated Lecturer in European and International Law. He is also an affiliated Lecturer in the Department of Land Economy, a Founding Fellow of the Centre for Environment, Energy and Natural Resources Governance (C-EENRG). He holds a J.S.D. and LL.M from Yale and a Dr iur from Hamburg. A member of the Frankfurt/Main and Ontario Bars, he practiced European and international trade law with Cleary Gottlieb in their Brussels office. Prior to joining Robinson College, he was a tutor in Public International Law at University College, Oxford. He serves as Lead Counsel for Sustainable Trade, Investment and Finance Law with the Centre of International Sustainable Development Law (CISDL), based at McGill University. He serves as an Editor for the Cambridge Yearbook of European Legal Studies and co-edits the book series on Implementation of Sustainable Development Treaties with Cambridge University Press and is author of several publications on EU, International and Sustainable Development Law. 




Europe's Second Constitution: Crisis, Courts and Community (CUP, 2020)

Transparency in International Investment Arbitration (with Dimitrij Euler and Maxi Scherer) (eds) (CUP, 2015)

Responsibility, Fraternity and Sustainability in Law – In Memory of the Honourable Charles Doherty Gonthier (with Michel Morin, Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger, Fabien Gélinas) (eds), 2012)

Michel Morin, Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger, Fabien Gélinas
ISBN 13:
Published Jun 2012

Sustainable Development in World Investment Law (with Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger & Andrew Newcombe) (eds) (Kluwer Law International, 2010)

Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger & Andrew Newcombe
ISBN 13:
Published Nov 2010

World Trade Law in Practice (with Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger, Jarrod Hepburn), 2007)

Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger, Jarrod Hepburn
ISBN 13:
Published Jan 2007

Sustainable Development in World Trade Law (with Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger) (eds) (Kluwer Law International, 2005)

Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger
ISBN 13:
Published Oct 2005

Book Chapters

"Introduction to ‘Sustainable Development in World Investment Law’", Sustainable Development in World Investment Law, 2010)