Researcher

My Expertise

Private international law; Cross-border / international contracts; Comparative law; Jurisdiction; Cross-border litigation and dispute resolution

Fields of Research (FoR)

Conflict of laws (incl. private international law), Comparative law

Biography

Brooke Marshall is a Senior Lecturer in Law at the University of New South Wales in Sydney. She teaches in the areas of private international law (conflict of laws), contract law, comparative law, and public international law. Her main field of research is in the private international law of the European Union and United Kingdom. She previously worked in Hamburg as a Senior Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and...view more

Brooke Marshall is a Senior Lecturer in Law at the University of New South Wales in Sydney. She teaches in the areas of private international law (conflict of laws), contract law, comparative law, and public international law. Her main field of research is in the private international law of the European Union and United Kingdom. She previously worked in Hamburg as a Senior Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law. Brooke speaks French and German, and is presently visiting at the Université Paris Panthéon-Assas, St Catherine’s College, and the Institute of European and Comparative Law (Oxford).

Outside academia, Brooke has practised as a litigation lawyer at Allens Linklaters, Brisbane, and worked at the Dutch intergovernmental organization, the Hague Conference on Private International Law.

She is a laureate of The Hague Academy of International Law Diploma (2016), and of the ICC Institute of World Business Law Prize (2021) for her doctoral thesis on the topic of asymmetric jurisdiction clauses.

 


My Grants

2022 Scholarship of the Lindemann Foundation for "Private International Law and International Refugee Law" 

2022 UNSW Law Faculty Research Grant (RSP)

2021 UNSW Law Faculty Research Grant (RSP)

2019 UNSW Law Faculty Research Grant (RSP)


My Qualifications

BA/ LL B (Hons), The University of Queensland; Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice, Australian National University; Admitted to practise, Supreme Court of Queensland; Dr iur summa cum laude, University of Hamburg; Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (UK)


My Awards

ICC Institute of World Business Law Prize (2021) 

Honourable Mention, Australian Legal Research Awards, Article/Chapter (ECR) Award category (2020)

Diploma of The Hague Academy of International Law (Private International Law) (2016)

Peter Nygh Hague Conference Internship Award (2013)


My Research Supervision


Areas of supervision

Private International Law; Intersection between private and public international law; Comparative Law; Contractual Interpretation


Currently supervising

Remedy for business-related harms under the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises, Joint supervisor 2021 - present

 

 


My Teaching

UNSW:

Contracts (LAWS1075/JURD7175) 

Honours Research Thesis (LAWS3901)

Research Thesis (LAWS8423) 

Conflict of Laws (LAWS3382, JURD7482) 

Law in the Global Context and Legal Research and Writing: Stage III (LAWS7270, JURD7270) 
 

As Director of Competitions, convenor of:

International Law Competitive Moot (LAWS3086, JURD7610) 

International Commercial Mediation Competition (LAWS3510/JURD7610) 

 

International: 

Intensive course on Comparative Law, Hague Academy of International Law 6 August 2022 (taught English)

Conférence d’actualité du 29 janvier 2020 (Master 2 Droit international / Droit transnational), Université de Strasbourg (taught in French)

Intervention du 24 janvier 2020, Master 2 Droit international privé et du commerce international, Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas (taught in French)

 

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