08 May 2019

New Visitor at iCourts - Mike Videler

6 May - 14 June 2019

Mike Videler is a second-year PhD researcher in law at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy. His doctoral project examines the attitudes and discourse of international courts and tribunals on facts and fact-finding processes. In addition to his PhD research, Mike is currently the head of section for international law at the European Journal of Legal Studies and teaches at HEC Paris. His research interests include international dispute settlement, the law of evidence, human rights law, public international law, and international economic law.

Previously, Mike was a Lantos Fellow at the US Congress, a Research Associate with the Public International Law & Policy Group (PILPG), and a Diplomacy & Diversity Fellow with Humanity in Action. He has also interned with the human rights section of the Netherlands Mission to the UN at Geneva and worked at the SIM Netherlands Institute of Human Rights.  

Mike holds an LLM in comparative, European and international laws from the European University Institute, an LLM in public international law (cum laude) from the University of Amsterdam, a BA (Hons) in liberal arts (cum laude) from University College Utrecht, and an LLB in Dutch law from Utrecht University.