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BIICL is an independent research institute and membership organisation specialising in international and comparative law. It is unique in the UK and one of the foremost bodies of its kind around the world. The Institute is renowned for its applied research, events, training and publications.

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BIICL Director to Stand Down

Prof Robert McCorquodale...


Brexit Activities

View our activities and events on the legal consequences of the Brexit vote.


Law of the Sea - UNCLOS as a Living Treaty

A book edited by Jill Barrett and Richard Barnes....

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Courting Europa No Longer: The Jurisdiction of the Court of Justice

The 56th London-Leiden Meeting...

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Annual Grotius Lecture & Dinner 2017

Speaker Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein...