Blinne Ní Ghrálaigh

Blinne Ní Ghrálaigh is a barrister at Matrix Chambers in London, specializing in public international law, human rights law, terrorism and criminal defense. She acts for and advises States, non governmental organisations and individuals on matters of domestic and international law, appearing before domestic and international courts and tribunals, including the International Court of Justice. Blinne is Vice Chair of the Bar Human Rights Committee of England and Wales, in which capacity she is regularly called upon to conduct fact finding missions, trial observations and training for lawyers overseas, with a particular specialism in the Middle East. She is a graduate of Queens’ College Cambridge and holds an LLM from NYU. At Harvard, her research will focus on military courts in occupied territory.