The Globalization, Law & Justice Workshop sponsors occasional events.

The Globalization, Law & Justice Series


Dr Jarrod Hepburn
Melbourne Law School

Denial of Access to International Adjudication as Denial of Justice?

 Wednesday, October 30, 2019
4:10 – 5:30
Flavelle House, Room F223
(Betty Ho Classroom)
78 Queen's Park

Denial of justice arises when states deny foreigners access to local courts. Does it also arise when states deny access to international courts or tribunals?

Dr. Hepburn is a Senior Lecturer at Melbourne Law School.  He holds a DPhil, MPhil and BCL from Balliol College, University of Oxford, as well as first-class honours undergraduate degrees in both law and software engineering from the University of Melbourne.  Dr. Hepburn was previously a Lecturer at the University of Exeter, a McKenzie Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Melbourne Law School and a Visiting Researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law in Hamburg.

Dr. Hepburn’s research interests lie largely in international economic law and general international law.  He is the author of Domestic Law in International Investment Arbitration (Oxford University Press 2017), and his articles have been published in journals including the American Journal of International Law, the International and Comparative Law Quarterly and the Journal of International Dispute Settlement.   He is also a regular contributor to a specialised news service, Investment Arbitration Reporter, providing coverage and analysis of foreign investment disputes.

Light refreshments will be provided.

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