public international law

Nicolas Angelet

Nicolas Angelet, international barrister in public law


Nicolas Angelet specialises in public international law. His areas of expertise cover all aspects of public international law, including the law of treaties and state responsibility, investment law and investor-state dispute settlement, immunities, the law and governance of international organisations, international law against corruption, human rights including business and human rights issues, UN and unilateral sanctions, territorial regimes and the law of armed conflicts.

Dr. Angelet sits as arbitrator and in ICSID annulment proceedings. He has acted as counsel for states and corporations in international investment cases, and has represented international organizations, the Belgian Government and foreign states from the Americas, Africa and Europe, as well as corporate clients before domestic courts in Belgium and abroad, PCA inter-State arbitration, the International Court of Justice, the European Court of Human Rights, the European Court of Justice, the UN Human Rights Committee and subsidiary organs of the UN Security Council.

Dr. Angelet is a member of the Brussels Bar, an Associate Tenant of Doughty Street Chambers, London, and a professor of international law in the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB). He is a member of the ICSID panel of conciliators (appointed by Belgium) and of the ICSID panel of arbitrators (appointed by Burundi)

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