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Education

  • PhD in Law, Corpus Christi College, University of Cambridge (2018 - )
  • LLM (International Law) (First Class), Corpus Christi College, University of Cambridge (2016 - 2017)
  • Grad Dip Legal Practice, Australian National University (2014)
  • LLB (First Class Honours), University of New South Wales (2009 - 2013)
  • BA (International Relations), University of New South Wales (2009 - 2013)

Professional Qualifications

  • Admitted as a lawyer in the Supreme Court of New South Wales and the High Court of Australia (2014)

Scholarships and Awards

  • Prize for Best Paper by a Doctoral Student, Society of Legal Scholars Annual Conference (2020)
  • Cambridge Australia Fisher International Scholarship (2018 - )
  • Corpus Christi College Law Prize (2017)
  • Jean-Pictet Prize, Jean-Pictet International Humanitarian Law Competition (2013)
  • Gilbert Apollis Award, Jean-Pictet International Humanitarian Law Competition (2013)
  • Dean’s List for Academic Excellence (Arts & Social Sciences), University of New South Wales (2011 - 2012)

Teaching

  • Supervisor – Public International Law (Undergraduate)
  • Supervisor – Public Law & Legal Skills (Corpus Christi College Bridging Course)

Selected Academic & Professional Experience

  • Associate Editor, British Yearbook of International Law (2019 - )
  • Research Assistant, Prof Malcolm Shaw QC (2019)
  • Research Assistant, Prof Jean d'Aspremont (2019)
  • Managing Editor, Cambridge International Law Journal (2018 - 2019)
  • Research Assistant, Prof Eyal Benvenisti (2018)
  • Research Assistant, Dr Michael Waibel (2017)
  • Solicitor (Litigation), Allen & Overy (2014 - 2016)
  • Legal Intern (Appeals Counsel), Office of the Prosecutor, International Criminal Court (2013)

Fields of research

Public International Law, International Institutional Law, Treaty Interpretation, Global Governance

 

Teleology in the Law of International Organisations

Supervisors

Prof Eyal Benvenisti

Start Date

Oct 2018

Publications

 

Articles

"The Teleological Turn in the Law of International Organizations" (2021) 70 International & Comparative Law Quarterly 533

Citation:
(2021) 70 International & Comparative Law Quarterly 533
DOI:
10.1017/S0020589321000178
Published: Jul 2021

Conference Papers

"Purpose and Effect in International Legal Reasoning" (Society of Legal Scholars PhD Workshop on International Law)

Conference:
Society of Legal Scholars PhD Workshop on International Law
Published: Apr 2021

"Between Sovereignty and Efficacy: The Shifting Role of Effectiveness in the Multilateral Legal Order" (10th Annual Cambridge International Law Conference)

Conference:
10th Annual Cambridge International Law Conference
Published: Mar 2021

"The Problem of Purpose: Assessing the Rise of Teleology in the Law of International Organisations" (Annual Conference of the Society of Legal Scholars)

Conference:
Annual Conference of the Society of Legal Scholars
Published: Sep 2020