New visitor at iCourts – Jan Yves Remy – University of Copenhagen

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26 October 2015

New visitor at iCourts – Jan Yves Remy

17 – 19 November 2015

JAN YVES REMY advises governments and private stakeholders on international trade matters, with a focus on dispute settlement under the auspices of the World Trade Organization (WTO).  Based in Geneva, Jan Yves works closely with other members of firm’s International Trade and International Arbitration groups on a range of international trade and dispute resolution matters. 

Prior to joining the firm, Jan Yves worked for six years as a legal officer with the Appellate Body Secretariat of the WTO in Geneva, where she assisted Members of the Appellate Body in their disposition of appeals of trade matters conducted under the WTO’s dispute settlement mechanism.  Before joining the WTO, Jan Yves also served for two years as a services trade analyst at the Caribbean Negotiating Machinery, where she assisted in coordinating the negotiating positions of Caribbean governments and advised and represented them in multilateral, bilateral and regional negotiations. 

Jan Yves has continued her interest and involvement in the Caribbean legal and trade spheres, and has completed a doctoral thesis on Caribbean regional integration through the examination of the role of the Caribbean Court of Justice in advancing Caribbean integration. 

Jan Yves is a frequent speaker on WTO law and Caribbean law matters at universities, conferences and seminars.  She has been called to the Bar in St. Lucia and St. Vincent.