Dr. Abbas Poorhashemi biography

Dr. Abbas Poorhashemi

1975 –

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Who is Dr. Abbas Poorhashemi?

Dr. Abbas Poorhashemi, Expert In International Law & President of the Canadian Institute for International Law Expertise (CIFILE)

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Dr. Poorhashemi is the President of the Canadian Institute for International Law Expertise (CIFILE). He is an academic and expert in international law. His practice, teaching and research interests are in the areas of Public International Law, International Criminal Law and International Environmental Law. He has published many books and articles in each of these areas. He is also the Editor-in-Chief of the CIFILE Journal of International Law (CJIL), Canada.

Dr. Poorhashemi holds a Ph.D. in International Law from the University of Strasbourg, School of Law, (France, 2005). He was also a Postdoctoral Fellow in International Law & Globalization (CEDIM, UQAM University, Canada, 2013). He was an assistant professor and faculty member at the University of Science and Research (IAU) for more than ten years. He taught international law, international criminal law, international environmental law, international treaties, and settlement of international disputes to J.D. and/or international LL.M. students. He has been a supervisor, Director and co-director of more than 200 dissertations and thesis of international law. Furthermore, he has practiced law as a lawyer (barrister and solicitor), expert and legal adviser in International law, Criminal Law and family law in many different jurisdictions.

Research interestsInternational law, International criminal law, international environmental law, international arbitration, human rights, jurisprudence, environmental criminal law, international responsibility (English, French and Persian)

Courses taughtInternational Law, International criminal law, international environmental law, Human rights, jurisprudence, environmental criminal law, international responsibility, international treaties.

Membership — International Bar Association (2010), Member of the Centre de Recherches et d’études sur les droits de l’Homme et le droit humanitaire, CREDHO-Paris University, France (2006), Member of the judging committee of the National Conference on World Environment Day (2015), Member of the Scientific Committee of the National Conference of Geography, Planning and Sustainable Development (2013), Associate Researcher of the Centre for the Study of International Law and Globalization (CEDIM) of the University of Québec in Montréal (UQAM), Canada (2012), President & Scientific Director of the Canadian Institute for International Law Expertise (CIFILE) (2017), Editor-in-Chief of the CIFILE Journal of International Law (CJIL), Member of the World Commission on Environmental Law of the IUCN (2020), Affiliate Member of the International Criminal Court Bar Association ICCBA (2020).

Email: Info@cifile.org Google Scholar Profile

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Post-doctoral International Law & Globalization 2012-2013

UQAM University, CEDIM, Montreal, Canada

The subject of Research: Foundation of International Environmental law, positive & critical aspects

Ph.D. in International Law 2003-2005

University of Strasbourg, School of Law, France

The subject of Thesis: « Aspects juridiques de la protection de l’environnement de la mer Caspienne.» Grade: Excellent with the congratulation of the jury

M.A., International Law 2002-2003

University of Nancy, School of Law, France

Specialization in:

International Law

International Environmental Law

International Criminal Law

International Contract Law

Global Governance

Current research interests

Development of International Law

Future of International Environmental Law

Development of International Criminal Law

Environmental Law and Policy Reforms with Sustainable Development

Immigration and Impacts of Climate Change

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

President of the Canadian Institute for International Law Expertise (CIFILE)

Toronto, Ontario, Canada 2017-Present

CIFILE offers and provides International Law expertise, legal training, online courses, conference, legal Research and publications.

Editor-in-Chief of CIFILE Journal of International Law (CJIL)

Toronto, Ontario, Canada 2019-Present

CIFILE Journal of International Law (CJIL) is a high-quality, open-access and peer-reviewed journal related to the Canadian Institute for International Law. http://www.cifilejournal.com/

International and Foreign Law Expert witness at the Canadian Courts of Justice

Ontario and Quebec, Canada 2015-present

Researching legal precedents and evidence in international and foreign law

Providing a legal expert opinion on foreign law in Canadian courts

Analyzing and study on different issues that affect international clients, such as homologation of the Canadian judgment in other countries, divorces cases, inheritance and the sale of properties in other countries.

Assistant Professor of International Law 2006-2016

Science and Research Branch, IAU

Courses offered in international public law, international environmental law, international criminal law, international treaties etc.

Founder & Senior Partner 2008–2017

M.M. International Law Firm and Dr. Poorhashemi International Law Firm

Directing international law firm with a team of 20 lawyers, advocates, legal trainees etc.

Supervising and coordinated activities of attorneys at law

Conducting legal research and factual investigations and international law

Drafting pleadings, investigated public records, and filed court documents for a firm engaged in civil, criminal and international litigation Advised clients of their legal rights and all matters related to international law

Participated in negotiations between companies in different locations and drafting contracts in international commercial matters relating to the incorporation and organization of companies, joint ventures, expropriations, importations, purchases, sales etc.

Associate Researcher

Montreal, Canada 2015-present

Center for the Study of International Law and Globalization (CEDIM) of the University of Québec in Montréal (UQAM), Canada http://www.cedim.uqam.ca/spip.php?article8

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