Return
to cigi
2017

Experts

Photo of Bassem Awad

Bassem Awad

Senior Fellow

Bassem Awad is a senior fellow and was previously the deputy director of International Intellectual Property Law and Innovation at CIGI.

Photo of Karima Bawa

Karima Bawa

Senior Fellow

CIGI Senior Fellow Karima Bawa is currently leading a project on optimizing university-developed intellectual property in Canada. Prior to her role at CIGI, she was the chief legal officer and general counsel for Research In Motion (BlackBerry).

Photo of Andrea Bjorklund

Andrea Bjorklund

Senior Fellow

Andrea Bjorklund is a CIGI senior fellow, effective May 2015. She is full professor and holder of the L. Yves Fortier Chair in International Arbitration and International Commercial Law in the Faculty of Law at McGill University. At CIGI, Andrea is researching topics in investor-state arbitration.

Photo of Enrique Boone Barrera

Enrique Boone Barrera

Fellow

Enrique Boone Barrera is a CIGI fellow who contributes to research projects on corporate governance and investment law reform.

Photo of Wil Burns

Wil Burns

Senior Fellow

Wil Burns is a CIGI senior fellow focused on research on climate geoengineering governance. He holds a Ph.D. in international environmental law from the University of Wales-Cardiff School of Law.

Photo of Charles-Emmanuel Cȏté

Charles-Emmanuel Côté

Senior Fellow

Charles-Emmanuel Côté is a CIGI senior fellow currently researching investor state arbitration. He is vice dean for Academic Affairs and Continuing Education and full professor at Laval University.

Photo of Roger Cox

Roger Cox

Senior Fellow

Roger Cox is a CIGI senior fellow, effective September 2015. An expert in climate change law, he is a partner at the Dutch law firm Paulussen Advocaten.

Photo of Neil Craik

A. Neil Craik

Senior Fellow

Neil Craik is a CIGI senior fellow. He is an associate professor at the University of Waterloo where he teaches and researches in the fields of international and Canadian environmental law.  

 

Photo of Armand de Mestral C.M.

Armand de Mestral

Senior Fellow

Armand de Mestral has been a CIGI senior fellow since 2014. An expert in international economic law, Armand is professor emeritus and Jean Monnet Chair in the Law of International Economic Integration at McGill University.

Photo of Oonagh Fitzgerald

Oonagh Fitzgerald

Director, International Law

As director of international law at CIGI, Oonagh Fitzgerald established and oversees CIGI’s international law research agenda, which includes policy-relevant research on issues of international economic law, environmental law, intellectual property law and innovation, and Indigenous law.

Multimedia

Events