Ksenia Polonskaya is a research associate in CIGI’s International Law Research Program, and a Ph.D. candidate at Queen’s University Faculty of Law. Her dissertation focuses on frivolous and abuse-of-process claims in the international investment regime. Ksenia holds an LL.M. from the University of Toronto Faculty of Law and a law degree from Kuban State University, Russia.
Previously, Ksenia served as a contributing editor for IPilogue, Osgoode Law School, and as associate editor at the University of Toronto Law Review. She has presented at multiple international conferences and workshops, including at the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for International, European and Regulatory Procedural Law and at PluriCourts (Centre for the Study of the Legitimate Roles of the Judiciary in the Global Order). Ksenia’s research interests are in the fields of international economic law and international dispute resolution, in particular, investor-state arbitration.