Yann Prisner-Levyne, LL.M.

Research Fellow (Sub-Saharan Africa)

Project Activities

Mali, South Sudan

Other Activities and Research Interests

Public International Law, International Wildlife Law, Human Rights Law

Professional and Academic Background

Since 9/2017 Research Fellow, Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law

8/2015–8/2017 Lecturer, St. Augustine University of Tanzania and Program Coordinator of the Human Rights Centre, Mwanza (Tanzania)

6/2013–8/2013 Internship, Clifford Chance, International Litigation Department, Paris (France)

4/2012–8/2012 Internship, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, Office of Staff Legal Assistance, Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)

2/2012–4/2012 Internship, United Nations Office in Nairobi, Office of Staff Legal Assistance, Nairobi (Kenya)

10/2010–5/2011 Internship, Mayer Brown, International Arbitration Department, Paris (France)

4/2010–9/2010 Internship, White & Case, International Arbitration Department, Paris (France)

8/2008–6/2009 L.L.M with four honors grades in International Law related subjects, Cornell University Law School, Ithaca, New York (USA)

10/2007–6/2008 Master International Civil Service with merit, Ecole des Hautes Etudes Internationales de Paris (France)

10/2006–6/2007 Master of English/American Law with merit, University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (France)

Memberships

Member of the New York Bar

Member of the Paris Bar