Emma Hynes Brandon
Emma Brandon is a Doctoral Research Fellow at PluriCourts. Her research interests include international criminal law, international human rights law, and international humanitarian law.
Emma holds a Juris Doctor degree (JD) from the American University Washington College of Law (2014-2017) and a Bachelor of Arts degree (BA) in International Relations and Political Science from Boston University (2009-2013). Emma has previously held positions at the International Criminal Court and the Public International Law and Policy Group.
Emma is working on an interdisciplinary research project evaluating the process by which states give, modify, and terminate their consent to the jurisdiction of international tribunals as well as completing her doctoral thesis on the legal obligations that states have to the international criminal and human rights tribunals if they have signed but not yet ratified the treaties that establish the jurisdiction of these tribunals.
She is writing under the supervision of Professor Freya Baetens.
- Brandon, Emma Hynes (2019). Grave breaches and justifications: The war crime of forcible transfer or deportation of civilians and the exception for evacuations for imperative military reasons. Oslo Law Review. ISSN 2387-3299. 6(2), s 107- 124 . doi: 10.18261/issn.2387-3299-2019-02-03 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
- Brandon, Emma Hynes (2019). Holding Signatories to Account: Applying interim obligations under Article 18 of the VCLT to states in the process of ratifying the Rome Statute.