The Docket and Decision-Making Process of the International Court of Justice - WAMR 2013 Vol. 7, No. 1

Stephen M. Schwebel
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16 pages
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June, 2013
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STEPHEN M. SCHWEBEL has been a judge on the International Court of Justice since 1981, and has been the Court's President since 1997. From 1974 to 1981 he served as deputy legal advisor, Department of State, and was a member of the International Law Commission from 1977 to 1981. Between 1962 and 1980, he participated as associate representative, representative, counsel or deputy agent of the United States in various cases before the ICJ. Educated at Harvard College and Yale Law School, Schwebel has taught at Harvard Law School, Cambridge University, the Australian National University, the Hague Academy of
International Law, the School of Advanced International Studies, and the Johns Hopkins University where he was professor of International Law and International Organizations. Judge Schwebel may be contacted at