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Fuad ZARBIYEV

Associate Professor, International Law
Co-director, LL.M. in International Law
Faculty Associate, Global Governance Centre
Spoken languages
Azerbaijani, English, French
Areas of expertise
  • Dispute settlement
  • Governance, local and international
  • Human rights
  • International courts and tribunals
  • International law (public, private)
  • International organisations, UN

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Fuad Zarbiyev holds a Bachelor of Laws from Baku State University, Master of Laws (LL.M.) from Harvard Law School and a PhD in International Law from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva. Previously, he was a Global Research Fellow at New York University School of Law and worked as an associate attorney and counsel with the New York office of the international law firm of Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP. He is the recipient of the prestigious Diploma of the Hague Academy of International Law and the James Crawford Prize in International Dispute Settlement. He holds a visiting appointment at the Sciences Po Law School in Paris and has been invited to give talks at various institutions, including the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law at the University of Cambridge, the Public International Law Discussion Group of the University of Oxford and the Collège de France. He has been appointed by the Curatorium of The Hague Academy of International Law as Director of Studies for the 2024 winter session of international law.

 

Selected publications
 

Monograph

  • Le discours interprétatif en droit international contemporain: un essai critique (Bruylant, 2015)

Articles and Chapters in Books

  • "The 'Cash Value' of the Rules of Treaty Interpretation", 32 Leiden Journal of International Law 33 (2019)
  • "Saying Credibly What the Law Is. On Marks of Authority in International Law" 9 Journal of International Dispute Settlement 291 (2018)
  • “Le mimétisme jurisprudentiel en droit international” in Vincent Négri & Isabelle Schulte-Tenckhoff (eds), Dissémination et mimétisme en droit international: un regard anthropologique sur la formation des normes 59 (Pedone 2016)
  • “A Genealogy of Textualism in Treaty Interpretation”, in Andrea Bianchi, Daniel Peat, & Matthew Windsor (eds.), Interpretation in International Law 251 (Oxford University Press 2015)
  • “Judicial Activism in International Law: A Conceptual Framework for Analysis”, 3 Journal of International Dispute Settlement 247 (2012) (Winner of the James Crawford Prize)
  • “Les politiques de la vérité juridique en droit international”, 18 Finnish Yearbook of International Law 343 (2007)
  • “L’interprétation téléologique des traités comme moyen de prise en compte des valeurs et intérêts environnementaux”, in Hélène-Ruiz Fabri & Lorenzo Gradoni (eds.), Emergence et circulation de concepts juridiques en droit international de l’environnement: entre mondialisation et fragmentation 199 (Paris, Société de législation comparée, 2009)
  • “Retour sur une situation insolite dans le contentieux international : décision du 3 juillet 2001 de la Commission de libre échange de l’ALENA et les procédures en cours”, Revue belge de droit international 237(2010)
Fuad Zarbiyev
Fuad ZARBIYEV

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