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Deutsch Lecture

The Eberhard P. Deutsch Lecture on International Law is given annually as a tribute to Colonel Eberhard Deutsch.

History

The Eberhard P. Deutsch Chair of Public International Law was established in 1980 through the generosity of the late Colonel Eberhard P. Deutsch and his family. Colonel Deutsch was a distinguished Tulane Law School alumnus (L'25) with a national reputation in international and military law.

The current holder of the Chair is Professor Günther Handl.

Past Lecturers

2012-13

Jutta Brunnée
Metcalf Chair in Environmental Law,
University of Toronto

2010-11

Peter H. Sand
Former Legal Advisor for Environmental Affairs
World Bank, Washington, DC

2009-10

Leila Nadya Sadat
Henry H. Oberschelp Professor of Law
and Director of the Harris Worlds Law Institute
Washington University School of Law

2008-09

Johann Gerrit Lammers
Former Legal Adviser
Netherlands Ministry of Affairs

2006-07

The Honorable Luzius Wildhaber
Former Judge and President
European Court of Human Rights

2004-05

The Honorable Bruno Simma
Judge
International Court of Justice

2003-04

Eric Suy
Professor Emeritus
University of Leuven(Louvain), Belgium

2002-03

Thomas M. Franck
Murry and Ida Becker Professor of Law
New York University School of Law

2000-01

Christian Tomuchat
Professor of Public International and European Law
Humboldt University, Berlin

1999-2000

Richard A. Falk
Albert G. Milbank Professor of Public International Law and Practice
Princeton University

1998-99

Günther Handl
On the occasion of his investiture as the
Eberhard P. Deutsch Professor of Public International Law

1997-98

W. Michael Reisman
Yale Law School