St. Petersburg International Legal Forum – update

Professor Geert Corstens, former president of the Dutch Supreme Court, mr. Anton Ivanov, former President of the Highest Arbitration Court of the Russian Federation and professor Anton Kovler, former judge in respect of the Russian Federation at the European Court of Human Rights, will jointly participate in a discussion session in the forthcoming St. Petersburg International Legal Forum.

The session “Justiciability and the ‘Political Question’ Doctrine in National and Supranational Litigation” will take place on Friday, 17 May  2019 (13:30 – 15:30)

The session will be moderated by Mr. Michail Galperin  – the deputy Minister of Justice, and Representative of the Russian Federation to the European Court of Human Rights. Other speakers at the session include, Ms. Ekaterina Kudelich, Deputy Director of the International Law and Cooperation Department, Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation, Ms. Sophie Lamb QC, Partner in the London Office – Global Co-Chair of the Firm’s International Arbitration Practice, Latham & Watkins, Ms. Gabriela Wurcel, VP Global Partnerships & Cooperation, Philip Morris International

More details on the programme and this session can be found are here: