Visiting professors and visiting lecturers

Zane Ratniece LL.M

Visiting Lecturer
International Human Rights Law

LL.M. in International and European Law (University of Amsterdam, 2007)
Law Degree (University of Latvia, 2006)

Significant Professional Experience 

  • Co-counsel, Subašić and Others v. the Netherlands, European Court of Human Rights, 2019
  • Legal Officer, KSC, 2017-present
  • Lawyer, European Court of Human Rights, 2013-2017
  • Legal Officer, EULEX, 2009-2013
  • Associate Lawyer, Law Firm Treilons & Petrovics, 2003-2009  

Current research

  • European Convention on Human Rights

Main publications (selected)

  • ‘A Worrisome Reasoning by the Strasbourg Court in a Domestic Violence Case: Kurt v. Austria’, Strasbourg Observers (2019)
  • Constitutional Amendment on Specialist Court, ILDC 2394, Oxford Reports on International Law in Domestic Courts (2016)
  • ‘The Limits of the ECtHR Two-Level Harmonisation Approach vis-à-vis SC Resolutions in Al-Dulimi’, European Yearbook on Human Rights (2015), Intersentia (co-author)
  • Prosecutor v. Gashi et al, ILDC 1757, Oxford Reports on International Law in Domestic Courts (2013)
  • ‘Think Globally, Act Locally – Al Jedda’s Oscillation Between Coherence of International Law and Autonomy of the European Legal Order’, Hague Yearbook of International Law, Vol. 24 (2011), Martinus Nijhoff Publishers (co-author)