Announcing the Winter Semester program of the IIR Critical Studies Seminar

Jan Lhotský Senior Researcher

Jan Lhotský works as a senior researcher at the Centre for International Law of the Institute of International Relations. He is a director of an independent academic institution, the Czech Centre for Human Rights and Democracy, where he also serves as head of the international criminal justice section. Furthermore, he works as a lawyer at the Office of the Public Defender of Rights (Czech ombuds institution). He graduated from the Faculty of Law (PhD) and the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration at Masaryk University, as well as the European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratization in Venice (E.MA). He worked as a Visiting Professional at the International Criminal Court in The Hague, lawyer-trainee at the European External Action Service in Brussels, junior lawyer at the law firm Rödl & Partner and a researcher at the Faculty of Law of Masaryk University. His professional interests mainly include public international law, human rights and international criminal law.




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