Dr Giulia Bernabei, LLM

Senior Research Fellow

Project Activities

Sri Lanka

Other Activities and Research Interests

Public International Law, International Human Rights Law, International Humanitarian Law

Professional and Academic Background

Since 8/2021: Senior Research Fellow at Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law, Heidelberg (Germany)

9/2020 – 3/2021: Legal Consultant at Office of Amal Clooney

1/2020: Attendance to Hague Academy of International Law – Winter courses (scholarship), The Hague (Netherlands)

9/2019 – 12/2020: Editorial Assistant on: Clooney & Webb, “The Right to a Fair Trial in International Law” (OUP, 2020)

8/2019: Secrétaire-rédactrice at Institut de droit international (The Hague session of 2019), The Hague (Netherlands)

7/2019 – 8/2019: Module Tutor, Summer School on International Human Rights Law at King’s College London, Dickson Poon School of Law, London (UK)

7/2019: Attendance to International Law Seminar, United Nations Office, Geneva (Switzerland)

11/2017 – 7/2021: Research Assistant to Professor Philippa Webb

9/2017 – 8/2018: Visiting Lecturer in Public International Law at King’s College London, Dickson Poon School of Law, London (UK)

10/2015: Passed the Italian Bar Exam (Superamento Esame per l’iscrizione nell’Albo degli Avvocati), Rome (Italy)

11/2014 – 10/2017 (thesis defended in 04/2018): PhD in Legal Disciplines (Dottorato di Ricerca in Discipline Giuridiche) (scholarship until 08/2017), Università degli Studi Roma Tre, Rome (Italy)

3/2014 – 6/2014 and 9/2014 – 11/2014: Attendance to Scuola Forense Vittorio Emanuele Orlando – Consiglio dell’Ordine degli Avvocati di Roma, Rome (Italy)

9/2013 – 9/2014: Master of Laws in Public International Law (Merit) (scholarship), Queen Mary University of London, London (UK)

3/2013 – 7/2014: Trainee lawyer (Praticante avvocato) at Avvocatura Generale dello Stato, Rome (Italy)

1/2013 – 3/2013: Trainee lawyer (Praticante avvocato) at Studio Legale Serra & Partners, Rome (Italy)

9/2008 – 12/2012: Single second-cycle-master’s degree in Law (Laurea Magistrale in Giurisprudenza) (110/110 cum laude), Università degli Studi Roma Tre, Rome (Italy) – Dissertation Award of the Italian Red Cross (Comitato Locale CRI di Chiavari) “XII Premio di Laurea – Giuseppe Barile e Pietro Verri – per la diffusione del diritto umanitario, dei diritti dell’uomo e del diritto dei rifugiati” awarded in 5/2014

  • Author of Book review “How to Do Things with International Law” by Ian Hurd with the British Yearbook of International Law (braa010, 27 October 2020)
  • Author of Article “International Courts and Cultural Heritage: Bridging the Gap” with the Art, Antiquity and Law journal (Vol. XXIV, Issue 2, July 2019)
  • Author of Post “The Protection of Cultural Heritage by International Criminal Courts: The Emergence of a Lacuna” on Artij.org (3 July 2019)
  • Author of Post “Nobody’s Land: Where All Step but No One Settles. The ILC adopts draft art. 7 onImmunity of State officials from foreign criminal jurisdiction.” on ILawyerblog.com (10 December 2017)