Akinyi J. Eurallyah is an advocate of the High Court of Kenya and a Ph.D. candidate in law at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She holds an LL.M. in international trade and investment laws in Africa from the University of Pretoria, South Africa. She is a published author and a consultant in international trade law, international investment law, international dispute resolution, business and human rights. She is currently a researcher at the Ramphal Institute and a research fellow at the Canada-Africa Chamber of Business.