Chairman of Editorial Board
Doctor of Law, Professor, Merited Lawyer of Russian Federation, Head of Centre of Foreign Legislation and Comparative Law of the Institute of Legislation and Comparative Law under the Government of the Russian Federation. Anatoly Kovler is a former judge of the European Court of Human Rights (1999–2012). Anatoly Kovler is a member of the editorial boards of “Human Rights. Practice of the European Court of Human Rights”, “Law and Culture (“Droit et Cultures”) (Paris), “International Journal of Constitutional Law” (Washington, DC) and other journals. He is the corresponding member of the International Academy of Comparative Law and a member of the International Association of Anthropology of Law, a member of the Italian Society of Elections Research and member of other scientific societies. Research interests: international and European Human Rights law, comparative constitutional law, anthropology, and ethnology law. Author of more than 200 scientific publications and several books.
Doctor of Law, Professor of Constitutional Law at the University of Warsaw (Poland). Former Judge of the European Court of Human Rights (2002–2012). Former Judge of the Constitutional Tribunal of the Republic of Poland (1993–2001). Member of the Polish Association of the Constitutional Law (headed it in 2001–2003). Member of the editorial boards of several Polish, American and French journals. Author of more than 250 publications on Polish and comparative constitutional law, which were published in different languages.
Doctor of Law, Professor, First Deputy Director of the Institute of Legislation and Comparative Law under the Government of the Russian Federation, President of the Russian Association of International Law. He is also a member of the editorial boards of “Journal of Foreign Legislation and Comparative Law”, “Russian Justice”, “Ufa Law Institute of Ministry of Internal Affairs Gazette”. Author of more than 290 scientific publications, including 13 monographs, 13 textbooks, 10 manuals. Research interests: modern theoretical and practical problems of international law, including the studies of international legal regulation of modern processes of integration, the law of international organizations, international humanitarian law, international legal mechanisms to ensure international and regional security, trends the development of international justice.
Ph.D in Law, Director of the Legal Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, former Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Netherlands, Member of the International Law Commission of the UN (2017–2018), Associate Member of the Institute of International Law, Member of the Russian Association of International Law. Since 2017 he is the Judge of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea of the UN. Research interests: sources of international law, law of treaties, jurisdiction in international law, responsibility for internationally wrongful acts, immunity of State and its officials from foreign jurisdiction, law of the sea, international justice.
Doctor of Law, Professor, Merited Lawyer of the Russian Federation. Judge of the Court of the Eurasian Economic Union. Head of the Chair of International Law in the Russian State University of Justice (former Russian Academy of Justice). Member of the 2014–2015 Working Group on the Reform of the European Court of Human Rights. She has more than 150 works on private and public international law.
Dr. iur. utr., Dr. h.c. M.A., Professor. Vice President and Judge of the European Court of Human Rights. She has been a Full Professor at Cologne University (Constitutional Law, Eastern European Law, International Law, Social Security Law) and has been a Director of the Institute for Eastern European Law (2002 –January 2011). Author of more than 200 publications, articles and reviews in the field of constitutional and international public law, including 4 monographs. Nussberger’s research interests focus on the states of Central and Eastern Europe, and encompass the development of constitutional law in these states, and particularly in Russia; the development of jurisdiction of constitutional courts; the influence of public international law on development of domestic law; international social law; and the post-Soviet transformation of the countries’ social security systems.
Ph.D in International Law, Principal Legal Secretary of the International Court of Justice, Head of the Department of Legal Matters. Author of numerous publications on public international law including a series of articles on the procedural law of the International Court of Justice. His research interests include the theory of international law, peaceful settlement of international disputes, international law of the sea, international procedural law, law of disarmament.
Ph.D in Law, Professor, Judge of the International Criminal Court (2006–2015), Judge of the Latvian Constitutional Court (1996–2003). She has directed and contributed to a number of crucial projects integral to the transition to democracy in Central and Eastern Europe. As a judge and professor, she has acquired expertise in international humanitarian and public law, with a particular focus on the rights of women and children.
Doctor of Law, Professor of the Chair of European Law at Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO) since 2016. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Russia to Luxembourg (2012–2016). Since 2006 – Vice President of the Russian Association of International Law, since 2009 – Vice President of the Russian Association of European Studies. Member of the Council on International Law of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Russian Public Council for International Cooperation and Public Diplomacy, Scientific Expert Council of the Institute of Energy and Finance. Professor of Jean Monnet Chair and professor of Jean Monnet Center for European Studies at MGIMO (European Centre of Excellence). Author of over 300 publications, including a series of monographic studies on European law and Russia-EU relations. Research interests: international, trans-regional and integration law.