Dr Charalampos Giannakopoulos
Charalampos is a postdoctoral fellow at the Centre for International Law. He obtained his doctorate degree in 2018 from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, with a thesis entitled “The Principle of Coherence in International Law: A Study on Investment Arbitration”. His research interests include international investment law, international adjudication, treaty interpretation, legal theory and philosophy. In the past, Charalampos has been a Visiting Research Consultant at CIL and a Grotius Research Scholar at the University of Michigan Law School. He has also worked as a legal consultant at UNCTAD (Investment Agreements Section), and as a trainee in the cabinet of the European Commissioner for maritime affairs and fisheries.
Charalampos holds an LL.B from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and an LL.M from University College London. He is a qualified lawyer, admitted to the bar in Athens.
“History as Interpretative Context in the Evolutionary Interpretation of FET in International Investment Law” (with Malvika Monga), in G. Abi-Saab, K. Keith, G. Marceau, and C. Marquet (eds), Evolutionary Interpretation and International Law (Hart Publishing 2019) 297
“The Right to Regulate in International Investment Law and the Law of State Responsibility: A Hohfeldian Approach”, in P. Pazartzis and P. Merkouris (eds), Permutations of Responsibility in International Law (Brill/Nijhoff 2019) 148
“Reconceptualizing ‘Failure to State Reasons’ as a Ground for Annulment under Article 52(1)(e) of the ICSID Convention”, 8(1) Journal of International Dispute Settlement (2017) 125
“Coherence, Reflective Thinking, and Investment Arbitration”, Postgraduate and Early Professionals/Academics (PEPA) Network of the Society of International Economic Law, 17-19 May 2020, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
“Reparations in International Law: A Theoretical Framework”, ESIL-sponsored Workshop “Rethinking Reparations in International Law”, 16-17 November 2018, Lauterpacht Centre for International Law, University of Cambridge
“Manifestations of Host States’ Right to Regulate in International Investment Law”, ELSA Athens Summer School on International Investment Law 2018, 18-25 August 2018, Athens, Greece
“Investor-State Arbitration Meets Mediation: The View from UNCITRAL”, Kluwer Arbitration Blog (1 October 2020)
“United States – Final Anti-Dumping Measures on Stainless Steel From Mexico, Appellate Body Report, WT/DS344/AB/R”, Oxford Reports on International Law, Case Note ITLD048 (WTOAB2008)
“In the Matter of Anti-Dumping Investigation of the Government of Mexico Into Imports of Flat Coated Steel Products from the United States, MEX-94-1904-01, Opinion and Order of the Panel”, Oxford Reports on International Law, Case Note ITLD083 (NAFTA1996)