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Professional Ethics at the International Bar


ISBN13: 9780199679461
Published: September 2013
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
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Over the past twenty years, the volume of international litigation and arbitration has increased exponentially. As the number of new international courts and tribunals has proliferated, the diversity and volume of advocates appearing before the international courts has also increased.

With this increase, the ethical standards that apply to counsel have become a growing field of interest to practitioners of public international law. Problems threatening the integrity of the international judicial process and concerns about divergent ethical standards amongst counsel have multiplied in the international judicial system, prompting early attempts by senior members of the 'international bar' to articulate common ethical standards.

Professional Ethics at the International Bar examines the question of how to articulate common ethical standards for counsel appearing before international courts and tribunals, and the legal powers and practical ability of international courts to prescribe and enforce such standards.

It conducts original research into both the theory and practice of the issues arising from this nascent process of professionalization. Using various sources, including interviews with judges, registrars, and senior practitioners, it argues that the professionalization of advocacy through the articulation of common ethical standards is both desirable and feasible in order to protect the integrity and fairness of the international judicial process.

Subjects:
Professional Conduct and Ethics
Contents:
1. Introduction

PART I: THEORETICAL AND HISTORICAL BACKGROUND
2. The Role of Counsel Ethics in International Litigation
3. The Historical Development of National Ethical Traditions
4. The Historical Development of International Advocacy until 1945

PART II: ADVOCACY BEFORE INTERNATIONAL COURTS AND TRIBUNALS
5. The International Court of Justice
6. The European Court of Justice
7. The European Court of Human Rights
8. The International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes
9. The International Criminal Court

PART III: COUNSEL ETHICS BEFORE INTERNATIONAL COURTS IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY
10. Professionalisation before International Courts
11. Towards an International Bar
12. Conclusions

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