CIL is pleased to welcome Ms Zoe Scanlon as Research Associate with the Oceans and the Investment teams. Prior to joining CIL, Zoe Scanlon was a Senior Legal Adviser in the Office of International Law within the Australian Government. During her time in the Office of International Law, Zoe advised on a variety of public international law issues including of law of the sea, international fisheries law, international humanitarian law, international dispute resolution and international trade and investment law. Zoe also previously taught public international law at the Australian National University. She is on the Editorial Committee of the Australian and New Zealand Society of International Law and is admitted to practice in the ACT Supreme Court of Australia.
Zoe holds an LLM (specialising in public international law) from the University of Sydney during which she was awarded the 2014 Nancy Gordon-Smith Postgraduate Prize for Most Proficient Candidate for LLM. Zoe also holds a Bachelors in Arts and Law from the University of Melbourne and is a graduate of the Rhodes Academy, where she was awarded the Prize for Best Oral Exam Grade.