Rhys Davies co-authors an article in the New Law Journal – International Justice: English lawyers in despotic jurisdictions.
17th July 2018
As part of a series of articles on international justice and the rule of law in other jurisdictions, Rhys Davies & Ben Keith ask whether, following the success of the Dubai International Financial Centre and the imminent launch of the Astana International Financial Centre, countries such as Kazakhstan and the United Arab Emirates are using the reputation of English law and lawyers to shield their poor human rights records.
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27th June 2018
Sian Reeves, Rhys Davies and Myles Grandison spoke at a side event at the 38th session of the Human Rights Council, in Geneva.
Rhys Davies admitted to the List of Counsel for the International Criminal Court
25th June 2018
TGC is pleased to announce that Rhys Davies has been admitted to the List of Counsel for the International Criminal Court, in the Hague. Rhys joins chambers’ increasing panel of barristers approved to provide legal assistance in relation to proceedings before the International Criminal Court.
Rhys Davies chairs an event at the House of Commons on famine in Yemen
25th June 2018
Rhys chaired, and spoke at, a seminar of international human rights experts in the Grimond Room at the House of Commons concerning the unfolding crisis in Yemen. Rhys was joined by a panel of international lawyers and experts to consider the humanitarian impact of the ongoing international blockade, as well as remedies in international law.
Rhys Davies admitted to the List of Counsel for the Special Tribunal for Lebanon
8th June 2018
TGC is delighted to announce that Rhys Davies has been admitted to the List of Counsel for the Special Tribunal for Lebanon, in the Netherlands, as Co-counsel.
13th March 2018
Rhys Davies spoke at an event at the 37th session of the Human Rights Council, in Geneva. Rhys chaired a meeting relating to the use of mercenaries in the conflict in Yemen, with particular reference to their deployment by the UAE.
28th February 2018
Rhys Davies and Aidan Ellis spoke at an event at the House of Commons, hosted by Andy Slaughter MP, on the use of the death penalty in Egypt.
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