Speakers Bio Prof. dr. Freya Baetens

Prof. dr. Freya Baetens

University of Oslo

Freya Baetens (Cand. Jur./Lic.Jur. (Ghent); LL.M. (Columbia); Ph.D. (Cambridge)) is Professor of Public International Law at the PluriCourts Centre of Excellence (Faculty of Law, Oslo University), working on an interdisciplinary research project evaluating the legitimacy of international courts and tribunals.
She is also affiliated with the Europa Institute (Faculty of Law, Leiden University).
As a Member of the Brussels Bar, she regularly acts as counsel or expert in international disputes. She is specialised in the law of treaties, responsibility of states and international organisations, law of the sea, WTO and investment law, energy law and sustainable development.