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Ben Emmerson QC is an international lawyer, specialising in European human rights law, public international law andinternational criminal law. He was a founder member of Matrix Chambers and has 25 years’ experience litigating before international courts and tribunals including the International Court of Justice, the European Court of Human Rights, the European Court of Justice, the International Criminal Court and the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia. Within the UK he is a deputy High Court Judge, a Master of the Bench of Middle Temple and an Honorary Fellow of Mansfield College, Oxford.
  Emmerson is currently the British judge on the Residual Mechanism of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda and the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia. In June 2011 he was elected by the UN Human Rights Council as UN Special Rapporteur on Counter Terrorism and Human Rights. In this capacity he reports annually to the UN General Assembly.

- ведущий британский адвокат в области международного, гаманитарного и уголовного права. Спецдокладчик ООН по правам человека в контексте борьбы с терроризмом. Выступал как судья  международного уголовного суда по Руанде и Бывшей Югоставии. Защищвл Джулиана Ассанжа в деле о его экстрадиции и представлял иск Грузии против РФ в ЕСПЧ в Страсбурге

INDEPENDENT PROFILE: Ben Emmerson QC: The bête noire of the right wing press with a 'leviathan intellect'

Maya has combined a busy criminal practice with crime related judicial review as well as civil litigation with an emphasis on human rights issues. In recent times she has had a predominantly public law / civil liberties practice.

Мая сочетает работу по уголовным делам и выступления в апелляционной инстанции со специализацией в области прав человека и гражданских свобод.


Elena Tsirlina is the head of "Blokh Solicitors" law firm and a trustee of Gift of Life in the UK. As a solicitor, she specialises in UK immigration law, nationality law, human rights and asylum, and has been involved in a number of landmark human rights and asylum cases over the course of her career. In addition to her work as a lawyer, she is a notable author of various legal publications, including a leading book on student immigration, and participates in the activities of a number of legal, professional and public organisations related to the Anglo-Russian community in the UK.

Елена - глава юридической фирмы "Blokh Solicitors" и член попечительского совета Фонда "Подари жизнь" в Великобритании. Как юрист она специализируется в области иммиграционного права, гражданства, убежища и в вопросах прав человека. Она автор монографии об имиграционном законодательстве для студентов и активный участник жизни лондонского русскоязычного сообщества.

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