Amal Alamuddin has a great sense of style but she is one of the best lawyers in international law and human rights.
Here a short description.
Amal Alamuddin is a barrister specialising in international law, human rights, extradition and criminal law. She has represented clients in cases before the International Criminal Court, the International Court of Justice and the European Court of Human Rights, as well as in domestic courts in the UK and US.
Amal also provides advice to governments and individuals on international law, and has been appointed to a number of UN commissions including as adviser to Special Envoy Kofi Annan on Syria, and as Counsel to the Inquiry launched by UN human rights rapporteur Ben Emmerson QC into the use of drones in counter-terrorism operations.
Amal is fluent in French and Arabic and has particular expertise in international criminal law and the Middle East region.
For more information about her career visit following website :
As lawyer of Yulia Tymochenko
Amal Alamuddin, the lawyer representing Yulia Tymoshenko, former Ukrainian Prime Minister, in human rights claim (European Court of Human Rights, Strasbourg). Watch the video here :
As lawyer of Julian Assange
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As lawyer for the International Center for Transitional Justice in Lybia
Paul Seils, ICTJ; Tarek Eltumi, Lawyers for Justice in Libya; Amal Alamuddin Credit ICJT/Flickr
At the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI)
The Independance of the Judiciary in Egypt
Amal Alamuddin, rapporteur for the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute 2014 report entitled ‘Separating Law and Politics’ on the lack of independence of the judiciary in Egypt
Watch the video here http://vimeo.com/90740903