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Cassese et al: International Criminal Law: Cases and Commentary

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Antonio Cassese

The Late Antonio Cassese was Judge and President of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon. He was also co-chairman of the working group of experts on Universal Jurisdiction established by the European Union and African Union. Between 1993-2000, he was Judge and President of the UN International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia. Between 1975-2008 he was Professor of International Law, University of Florence and from 1987-93 he was Professor of Law at the European University Institute.

Guido Acquaviva

Guido Acquaviva works as a Chef de Cabinet in Chambers, Special Tribunal for Lebanon. Previously, he worked for more than six years in Chambers at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, assisting judges and coordinating drafting teams of associate legal officers during pre-trial, trial, and appellate proceedings. His education includes an LL.M in international and comparative law from Tulane Law School (Fulbright scholar) and a Ph.D. in international relations from the University of Padova.

Guido Acquaviva is a member of the faculty of the LL.M in International Criminal Law and Crime Prevention (University of Turin and UNICRI) and a lecturer at The Hague University (International Bachelor of Law Program at the Bynkershoek Institute). He serves as a member of the Editorial Committee of the Journal of International Criminal Justice. He has published widely on matters related to international criminal law as well as public international law in general.

Mary Fan

Mary Fan is an assistant professor of law at the University of Washington School of Law. She was previously on the faculty at American University Washington College of Law. Before joining the faculty, she was an Associate Legal Officer at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia and an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Southern District of California. She is on the Editorial Committee for the Journal of International Criminal Justice. She received her JD from Yale Law School and her MPhil from the University of Cambridge, where she was a Gates Scholar.

Alex Whiting

Alex Whiting is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. Before joining the Harvard faculty in 2007, he was a senior trial attorney at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, where he was lead prosecution counsel for several trials. Before going to The Hague, he was a prosecutor with the Department of Justice in the United States for ten years in the Criminal Section of the Civil Rights Division in Washington D.C and the U.S Attorney's Office in Boston, Massachusetts. Professor Whiting received his J.D from Yale Law School and his B.A from Yale University.