Nomura Visiting Professor of International Financial Systems
Winter and Spring Terms 2019
Michael Waibel is a University Senior Lecturer at the University of Cambridge, Co-Deputy Director of the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law and a Fellow of Jesus College.
His main research interests are public international law, international economic law with a focus on finance and the settlement of international disputes. He teaches international and EU law.
In 2008, the American Society for International Law awarded him the Francis Deak prize for his AJIL article 'Opening Pandora's Box: Sovereign Bonds in International Arbitration'. The European Society of International Law awarded him their 2012 book prize for his monograph Sovereign Defaults before International Courts and Tribunals (Cambridge University Press, 2011). He won a Leverhulme Prize in 2014. For publications see SSRN.
Michael holds Mag. iur. and Dr. iur. degrees from the Universität Wien, an MSc (Econ.) from the LSE and an LLM from Harvard Law School. He is admitted to the New York bar and holds a diploma of the Hague Academy of International Law.