Being an International Criminal Judge: From a Classroom to the Courtroom

12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Join OPIA and the Human Rights Program for a discussion with Judge Theodor Meron, a leading scholar of international humanitarian law, human rights, and international criminal law. For two decades, Judge Meron has been at the heart of the international criminal justice system, serving as President of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY), President of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals, and a presiding Judge of the Appeals Chambers of the ICTY and the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda. Judge Meron will share from his forthcoming book, Standing Up for Justice: The Challenges of Trying Atrocity Crimes, and reflect on some of the key questions facing the international criminal justice system.

This event is co-sponsored by the Office of Public Interest Advising and the Human Rights Program. Register here on Zoom.