Faculty

Members of the IFLOS Summer Academy Faculty

In alphabetical order

Lecturers from the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea

Professor David Attard

Professor David Attard

Malta

Judge, Member of the Tribunal since 1 Oct 2011

Director,
IMO International Maritime Law Institute

2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Professor Jean-Pierre Cot

Professor Jean-Pierre Cot

France

Judge, Member of the Tribunal since 1 Oct 2002
re-elected as from 1 Oct 2011

2007

Professor Philippe Gautier

Professor Philippe Gautier

Belgium

Registrar of the Tribunal since 21 Sep 2001

2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2014

Professor Vladimir Vladimirovich Golitsyn

Professor Vladimir Vladimirovich Golitsyn

Russian Federation

Judge, Member of the Tribunal since 1 Oct 2008

Seventh President of the Tribunal since 1 Oct 2014

2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015

José Louis Jesus

José Louis Jesus

Cape Verde

Judge, Member of the Tribunal since 1 Oct 1999
re-elected as from 1 Oct 2008

Fifth President of the Tribunal 2008-2011

2007, 2009, 2010

James A. Kateka

James A. Kateka

United Republic of Tanzania

Judge, Member of the Tribunal since 1 Oct 2005

2009

Professor Elsa Kelly

Professor Elsa Kelly

Argentina

Judge, Member of the Tribunal since 1 Oct 2011

2014

Doo-young Kim

Doo-young Kim

Republic of Korea

Deputy Registrar, International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea since 25 June 2002

2015

Professor Thomas A. Mensah

Professor Thomas A. Mensah

Ghana

Judge, Member of the Tribunal 1996-2005

First President of the Tribunal 1996 to 1999
Deputy Chair, Board of Directors, IFLOS

(Photo: Stephan Wallocha)

2007, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Tafsir Malick Ndiaye

Tafsir Malick Ndiaye

Senegal

Judge, Member of the Tribunal since 1 Oct 1996
re-elected as from 1 Oct 2002 and as from 1 Oct 2011

2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Professor Jin-Hyun Paik

Professor Jin-Hyun Paik

Republic of Korea

Judge, Member of the Tribunal since 6 Mar 2009

2011

Professor Tullio Treves

Professor Tullio Treves

Italy

Judge, Member of the Tribunal 1996-2011

President of the Seabed Disputes Chamber 1999-2002 and 2008-2011;
President of the Chamber for Marine Environment Disputes 2002-2005
President of the Chamber for Fisheries Disputes 2005-2008

2009, 2010, 2011, 2013

Dr. Helmut Türk

Dr. Helmut Türk

Austria

Judge, Member of the Tribunal 2005-2014
Vice-President of the Tribunal 2008-2011

2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015

Professor Rüdiger Wolfrum

Professor Rüdiger Wolfrum

Germany

Judge, Member of the Tribunal since 1 Oct 1996
re-elected as from 1 Oct 1999 and 1 Oct 2008

Fourth President of the Tribunal 2005 to 2008
Vice-President of the Tribunal 1996-1999

Member of the Board of Trustees, IFLOS

2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015

Shunji Yanai

Shunji Yanai

Japan

Judge, Member of the Tribunal since 1 Oct 2005
Sixth President of the Tribunal 2011-2014

2012, 2013, 2014

Visiting Lecturers

Dr. Kay-Uwe Bahnsen

Dr. Kay-Uwe Bahnsen

Germany

Attorney at Law, Blaum - Dettmers - Rabstein, Rechtsanwälte

Member of the German Maritime Arbitration Association (GMAA)
Hamburg

2007, 2008, 2010, 2011

Dharshini Bandara

Dharshini Bandara

United Kingdom

Barrister
FLEET HAMBURG LLP

2015

Professor Jürgen Basedow

Professor Jürgen Basedow

Germany

Director of the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
Hamburg

2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015

Dr. Agustín Blanco-Bazán

Dr. Agustín Blanco-Bazán

Argentina

Former Senior Deputy Director, International Maritime Organization (IMO)
London

2007, 2008

Kurt Bodewig

Kurt Bodewig

Germany

Federal Minister - retired
Maritime Ambassador of the European Union
Chairman, Baltic Sea Forum

2012

Dr. Eckard Bolsinger

Dr. Eckard Bolsinger

Germany

Head of the Research Program and Acting Director of the International Institute for Politics and Economics
HAUS RISSEN HAMBURG

2009, 2010, 2012

Monika Breuch-Moritz

Monika Breuch-Moritz

Germany

President of the German Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency
Hamburg

2008

Hartmut von Brevern

Hartmut von Brevern

Germany

Attorney at Law, Remé Rechtsanwälte
Hamburg

2007, 2008

John Brown

John Brown

United Kingdom

Head, Law of the Sea Group, UK Hydrographic Office
Taunton, Somerset, England

2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Anne Christine Brusendorf

Anne Christine Brusendorf

Denmark

General Secretary, International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)
former Executive Secretary, Baltic Marine Environment Protection Commission (Helsinki Commission - HELCOM)

2012

Rodman Bundy

Rodman Bundy

United States

Partner, Eversheds Frere Cholmeley
Paris, France

2008, 2009, 2011

Nigel Carden

Nigel Carden

United Kingdom

Deputy Chairman, Thomas Miller P&I Limited
London, England

2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011

Professor David Caron

Professor David Caron

USA

C. William Maxeiner Distinguished Professor of Law
School of Law,University of California at Berkeley

2008, 2010

Dr. Robin Cleverly

Dr. Robin Cleverly

United Kingdom

Director, Marbdy Consulting Ltd.

2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Dr. Rolf Döring

Dr. Rolf Döring

Germany

Head of the Fisheries Economics Unit (Chief Economist) - Johann Heinrich von Thünen Federal Research Institute for Rural Areas, Forestry and Fisheries, Institute of Sea Fisheries, Hamburg

2015

Dr. John M. Doviak

Dr. John M Doviak

USA

Director, Cambridge Academy of Transport, Cambridge, United Kingdom

2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry

Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry

Commonwealth of Dominica

President, World Maritime University, Malmø, Sweden
former Director, International Labour Standards Department of the International Labour Office, Geneva, Switzerland.

2011, 2015

Professor Peter Ehlers

Professor Peter Ehlers

Germany

Former President of the German Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency
Hamburg

2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Ulrich W. Ellerbeck

Ulrich W. Ellerbeck

Germany

Former Member of the Board of Directors, Deutsche Schiffsbank AG, Bremen and Hamburg

2009, 2010

Jasamin Fichte

Jasamin Fichte

LLB, LLM (Southampton), MCI Arb. (Germany)

Managing Partner, Fichte & Co., Dubai

2014

Stephen Fietta

Stephen Fietta

United Kingdom

Partner, Volterra Fietta, London

2010, 2012

Professor Jasper Finke

Professor Jasper Finke

Germany

Junior Professor, International Law
Bucerius Law School, Hamburg

2014, 2015

Professor Erik Franckx

Professor Erik Franckx

Belgium

Professor of International Law
Vrije Universiteit Brussels

2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Dr. Gabriela von Goerne

Dr. Gabriela von Goerne

Germany

Climate Change Expert
Greenpeace

2007

Gabriele Goettsche-Wanli

Gabriele Goettsche-Wanli

Germany

Director, UN Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea (DOALOS)

2014

Professor Hartmut Graßl

Professor Hartmut Graßl

Germany

Meteorological Institute, University of Hamburg

2007, 2008, 2009, 2011

Professor John Hare

Professor John Hare

South Africa

Professor Emeritus of Shipping Law, University of Cape Town
Secretary-General of the Comité Maritime International

2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Dr. James Harrison

Dr. James Harrison

United Kingdom

Lecturer, Edinburgh School of Law

2011, 2013, 2014

Dr. Christoph Hasche

Dr. Christoph Hasche

Germany

Partner, FLEET HAMBURG LLP, Hamburg

2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

Peter Hinchliffe

Peter Hinchliffe

OBE (United Kingdom)

Secretary General, International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and International Shipping Federation (ISF)

2011

Gesa Heinacher-Lindemann

LL.M. (Miami) / (Germany)

Senior Vice President, Group Compliance Officer
DNV GL SE

2007, 2008, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

Professor Ellen Hey

Professor Ellen Hey

United Kingdom

Chair of Public International Law
Faculty of Law, Erasmus University
Rotterdam, The Netherlands

2008

Måns Jacobsson

Måns Jacobsson

Sweden

Former Director of the International Oil Pollution Compensation Funds
London, England

2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Professor Henning Jessen

Professor Henning Jessen

Germany

Associate Professor, University of Hamburg

2013, 2014

Professor Doris König

Professor Doris König

Germany

Justice, Federal Constitutional Court
Professor of International Law
Former President, Bucerius Law School, Hamburg
Chair, Board of Directors, IFLOS

2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Harald Kuznik

Harald Kuznik

Germany

Global Head of Shipping
HSH Nordbank AG, Hamburg

2007

Louise A. de La Fayette

Louise A. de La Fayette

United Kingdom

Visiting Professor, Maritime Institute, University of Greenwich
London, England
Former Head of International Cooperation and Coordination at DOALOS

We are very sorry to have learnt that Louise passed away on 27. November 2009. We will always remember her as a true friend of the Foundation.

2007, 2008

Professor Rainer Lagoni

Professor Rainer Lagoni

Germany

Director, Law of the Sea and Maritime Law Institute
University of Hamburg

2007, 2009

Coalter G. Lathrop

Coalter G. Lathrop

USA

Principal
Sovereign Geographic, Asheville, NC

2013

Michael Lodge

Michael Lodge

United Kingdom

Deputy to the Secretary General and Legal Counsel
International Seabed Authority

2013

Professor Filippo Lorenzon

Professor Filippo Lorenzon

Italy

Institute of Maritime Law
University of Southampton, England

Avvocato

2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Dr. Volker Lücke

Dr. Volker Lücke

Germany

Partner, Ince & Co. International Law Firm
Hamburg

2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Dr. Gail Lugten

Dr. Gail Lugten

Australia

Fisheries Liaison Officer, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

2012, 2013, 2014

Dr. Jerzy Majewski

Dr. Jerzy Majewski

Poland

Senior Vice President, HSH Nordbank AG

2012

Thierry Marchandise

Thierry Marchandise

France

Head of MLC Training, International Labour Organisation (ILO)
Training Centre Torino, Italy

2013, 2014

Dr. Norman Martínez

Dr. Norman Martínez

Honduras

Senior Lecturer, IMO International Law Institute (IMLI)

2014, 2015

Tony Mason

Tony Mason

United Kingdom

Former Secretary General, International Chamber of Shipping (ICS)
London, England

2008

Dr. Nele Matz-Lück

Dr. Nele Matz-Lück

Germany

Professor of International Law
Director, Walter-Schücking-Institute of International Law
Christian-Albrechts Universität Kiel

2007, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

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Shingo Miyake

Japan

Legal Officer
International Labour Standards Department of the International Labour Office
Geneva, Switzerland

2012

Andrew Murdoch

Andrew Murdoch, LL.M

United Kingdom

Commander, Royal Navy
Legal Counsellor and Head of Legal Team (International Institutions and Security Policy), UK Foreign Office

2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Satya N. Nandan

Satya N. Nandan

CF, CBE (Fiji)

Chairman of the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission(WCPFC)
Formerly, first Secretary-General of the International Seabed Authority (ISA)
Kingston, Jamaica

2007

Christian Nieswandt

Christian Nieswandt

Germany

Global Head Shipping, HSH Nordbank

2013

Dr. Hans-Heinrich Nöll

Dr. Hans-Heinrich Nöll

Germany

Attorney at Law

Former Managing Director, German Shipowners' Association (VDR)
Hamburg

2008

Dr. Stefan Otto

Dr. Stefan Otto

Germany

Chairman of the Board of Managing Directors
Deutsche Schiffsbank AG

2011

Professor Esa Paasivirta

Professor Esa Paasivirta

Finland

Legal Services, European Commission

2015

Dr. Lindsay Parson

Dr. Lindsay Parson

United Kingdom

Head of the Law of the Sea Group, National Oceanography Centre, Southampton, UK

2009, 2010

Professor Bimal N. Patel

Professor Bimal N. Patel

India

Director, Gujarat National Law University (GNLU)

2015

Professor Marian Paschke

Professor Marian Paschke

Germany

Director, Law of the Sea and Maritime Law Institute
University of Hamburg

2007

Professor Alexander Prölß

Professor Alexander Prölß

Germany

Professor of Inrenational Law, University of Trier

2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Rosemary Rayfuse

Rosemary Rayfuse

Canada

Professor of International Law
UNSW Australia (The University of New South Wales)

2014

Dr. Stefan Rindfleisch

Dr. Stefan Rindfleisch

Germany

Partner, Ehlermann, Rindfleisch, Gadow Law Firm, Hamburg

2011, 2012, 2013

Jean François Pulvenis de Séligny-Maurel

Jean François Pulvenis de Séligny-Maurel

France

Director, Fisheries and Aquaculture Economics and Policy Division (FIE)
Fisheries and Aquaculture Department, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Rome, Italy

2008, 2009, 2010

Professor Catherine Redgwell

Professor Catherine Redgwell

United Kingdom

Professor of International Law, Faculty of Laws
University College London, England

2008

Professor Maria Carolina Romero Lares

Professor Maria Carolina Romero Lares

Venezuela

World Maritime University, Malmø, Sweden
Summer Academy Alumna, Class of 2009

2015

Rainer Schöndube

Rainer Schöndube

Germany

Former Member of the Executive Board
Germanischer Lloyd AG, Hamburg

2007, 2008, 2009

Dr. Dieter Schwampe

Dr. Dieter Schwampe

Germany

Managing Partner, Dabelstein & Passehl Rechtsanwälte
Hamburg

2009, 2010

Sunil Murlidhar Shastri

Sunil Murlidhar Shastri

India

Lecturer in Marine Policy and Senior Tutor University of Hull
England

2008

Alan Simcock

Alan Simcock

United Kingdom

Former Executive Secretary of the OSPAR Commission
London, England

2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

Dr. Christopher Staker

Dr. Christopher Staker

United Kingdom

Barrister, Thirty Nine Essex Street, London

2009, 2010

Katharina Stanzel

Katharina Stanzel

Germany

Managing Director, Intertanko

2012

Dr. Martin Stopford

Dr. Martin Stopford

United Kingdom

President, Clarksons Research Services,
Clarksons PLC

2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

Dr. Friedrich Strube

Dr. Friedrich Strube

Germany

Attorney at Law, Blaum - Dettmers - Rabstein, Rechtsanwälte
Chairman of the German Maritime Arbitration Association (GMAA)
Bremen

2007, 2008

Dr. Peter M. Swift

Dr. Peter M. Swift

United Kingdom

Former Managing Director
Intertanko
London, England

2007, 2008

William Thomas

William Thomas

United Kingdom

Assiociate, Eversheds Frere Cholmeley
Paris, France

2009

Professor Richard S.J. Tol

Professor Richard S.J. Tol

The Netherlands

Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI)
Dublin

2007

Thomas Wanckel

Thomas Wanckel

Germany

Partner, Segelken & Suchopar Law Firm, Hamburg

2011

Sigrid Wettwer

Sigrid Wettwer, LL.M

Germany

Head of DNV GL Group Legal Central Europe
Hamburg

2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Dr. Michael Wiedicke-Hombach

Dr. Michael Wiedicke-Hombach

Germany

Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources
Hannover

2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Stephan Wrage

Stephan Wrage

Germany

Managing Director
SkySails GmbH & Co. KG, Hamburg

2008

Professor Manfred Zachcial

Professor Manfred Zachcial

Germany

Director, Institute of Shipping Economics and Logistics
Bremen

2007, 2008