Annual Garner lecture
4.15pm (3.45pm registration) - 5.45pm
Join us at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer on Fleet Street for the annual Garner lecture.
We are delighted to welcome Prof. Dr. Juliane Kokott, who holds the position of Advocate General at the Court of Justice of the European Union. Since October 2003, she has been responsible for about 1100 cases and has delivered more than 450 opinions including about 100 on environmental law. The latter covered most areas of EU environmental law, in particular all types of environmental assessments, nature conservation, waste, environmental liability, REACH and climate change. Before joining the Court she was a professor at the universities of Augsburg, Heidelberg, Düsseldorf and St. Gallen. She has also been a visiting professor at Berkeley Law and she was Deputy Chairman of the German Advisory Council on Global Change (WBGU) (1996 to 2003), an independent, scientific advisory body to the German government that was established 1992 in the run-up to the Rio Earth Summit. Juliane Kokott is a graduate of the universities of Bonn, American University/Washington D.C., Heidelberg and the Harvard Law School. She has authored and co-authored a broad variety of publications on European Law and public international law, including environmental law.
The lecture will be chaired by our President, Lord Carnwath.
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