Research Degrees

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)


Thesis Title
International Responsibility and the Exercise of Public Authority by International Organisations

Professor Simon Chesterman

Diego German Mejia-Lemos has previously served as Assistant Professor of Law at the Universidad de Bogota Faculty of Law and clerked at one of Colombia's highest courts. He has been awarded several full-tuition scholarships and was B. Mallal Scholar at New York University School of Law. He has participated in the advice and representation of a State in proceedings before the International Court of Justice and of large companies and major financial institutions in arbitrations, proceedings before domestic high courts and investigations carried out by domestic regulatory authorities. He has also participated in the Vis Moot, Vis East Moot and FDI Moot as arbitrator. He sits on the advisory and editorial boards of several academic journals in Europe and the Americas, namely the advisory boards of the Chilean Journal of Law and Political Science, Cognitio Iuris (Brasil), and Journal of Law (Uruguay) and the editorial board of the Spanish Journal of International Relations (RERI). He has also acted as an external referee for the Mexican Yearbook of International Law (AMDI).

Previous Degrees
LLM (National University of Singapore), LLM (New York University), PGDip, LLB (Universidad Nacional de Colombia)