Marie Lemey, Lauréate du Prix Rosalyn Higgins 2020

Prix Rosalyn Higgins

Our congratulations to Marie Lemey



The Law & Practice of International Courts and Tribunals announces the recipient of The Rosalyn Higgins PrizeIn light of her outstanding and inspiring achievements in the field of international dispute settlement, the Publisher of TheLaw & Practice of International Courts and Tribunals (LPICT) has established a Prize in honour of H.E. Rosalyn Higgins. 

The Prize will be awarded annually to the author of the best submission dealing with the law and practice of the International Court of Justice, either solely focusing on the ICJ or with the ICJ as one of the dispute settlement mechanisms under consideration.

The choice of the 2020 prize winning article was made by a small jury, including Régis Bismuth (co-Editor-in-Chief), Freya Baetens (co-Editor-in-Chief), Judge Joan Donoghue (ICJ), Prof. Attila Tanzi, Prof. Serena Forlati and Prof. Makane Moïse Mbengue, whom the Publisher thanks.From an impressive short list of articles, the jury has selected Marie Lemey as the recipient of the 2020 Rosalyn Higgins Prize for her article Incidental Proceedings Before the International Court of Justice: The Fine Line Between 'Litigation Strategy' and 'Abuse of Process’.

The prize includes a substantial selection of Brill|Nijhoff books and the article will be published Open Access in issue 20.1.

Our congratulations to Marie Lemey.

Ms. Lemey is a PhD (Doctor of Law) and graduated from the University of Rennes, France. She is currently a teaching fellow at Sciences Po