Darleen Seda, LLM

Research Fellow (Sub-Saharan Africa)

Project Activities

South Sudan

Other Activities and Research Interests

Public International Law, International Human Rights Law, International Criminal Law, Transitional Justice

Professional and Academic Background

Since 8/2017 Research Fellow, Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law

2/2016–7/2017 Project Officer and Assistant Researcher, International Nuremberg Principles Academy, Nuremberg (Germany)

1/2015–12/2015 LLM Transnational Criminal Justice and Crime Prevention, University of Western Cape, Cape Town (South Africa) and Humboldt University, Berlin (Germany)

1/2014–11/2014 Trainee Lawyer, Karimbux-Effendy and Company Advocates, Nairobi (Kenya)

6/2011–12/2014 Research Assistant, African Centre for International Legal and Policy Research, Nairobi (Kenya)

1/2013–11/2013 Post-graduate Diploma in Law, Kenya School of Law, Nairobi (Kenya)

11/2012–4/2013 Intern, Human Rights Watch, Nairobi (Kenya)

1/2012–4/2012 Intern, Kenyan Truth Justice and Reconciliation Commission, Nairobi (Kenya)

9/2008–8/2012 LLB, Kenyatta University, Nairobi (Kenya)


Full scholarship to pursue LLM studies by DAAD (German Academic Exchange Services)


Law Society of Kenya