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LEONARDO BORLINI

LEONARDO BORLINI
Assistant Professor
Department of Law
 

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Courses a.y. 2019/2020

50027 INTERNATIONAL LAW
50182 INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND INVESTMENT LAW
50192 DIRITTO DELL'UNIONE EUROPEA [EUROPEAN UNION LAW]

Courses previous a.y.


Biographical note

Born October 5th, 1977. Degrees in Law and Business Administration from Bocconi University (magna cum laude) and in Law from University of Pavia (magna cum laude). LL.M from the University of Cambridge. Ph.D. in International Law and Economics from Bocconi University. Currently he is Fulbright Research Scholar at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy (Tufts University, MA, USA).

Since 2012 a member of the Department of Legal Studies of Bocconi University and Faculty Member of the PhD in Legal Studies. He is Resident fellow at the BAFFI CAREFIN (Centre for Applied Research on International Markets, Banking, Finance and Regulation). Leonardo Borlini held prior academic appointments at the Department of Legal Studies of Bocconi University and the Faculty of Political Sciences of LUISS – Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli, or the Guido Carli Free International University for Social Studies. He is part of the United Nations Expert Group working on Anti-Corruption Academic materials (Academic Initiative Against Corruption-UNODC); Researcher for the Research Centre on International Cooperation Regarding Persons Sought for Corruption and Asset Recovery established by the G20 at the Beijing Normal University and member of the Wolfson College (University of Cambridge, UK). He has held visiting research appointments at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva; the Normal Beijing University the Legal Department of the International Monetary Fund (IMF); the World Bank Group. He is Visiting Professor at the Normal Beijing University and was Visiting Scholar at the University of Cambridge, Faculty of Law/Wolfson College (Cambridge, United Kingdom). He is also member of the Bar of Milan.

In 2018 he obtained the National Scientific Qualification as Associate Professor in International Law (ASN-II Fascia) by unanimous decision of the Commission.

In spring 2018, Leonardo was awarded a Fulbright Research Scholar Grant by the US-Italy Commission to carry out a project on multi-level regulation of international public goods at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University

Apart from his academic appointments, Leonardo has served the International Monetary Fund (IMF) as a Technical Assistance Specialist and authored and co-authored reports commissioned by the the Council of Europe, the European Commission the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB), the World Bank (Public Accountability Mechanism), and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC). He was member of the Italian delegation to the V Conference of State Parties of the United Nations Convention against Corruption (UNCAC) and took part as an expert invited to the OECD Working Group on Bribery , the Implementation Review Group of the UNCAC, and the Group of States against Corruption (GRECO) of the Council of Europe.


Academic CV

Assistant Professor of International law. Faculty Member del PhD in Legal Studies e Resident Fellow at the Baffi CAREFIN (Centre for Applied Research on International Markets, Banking, Finance and Regulation. Leonardo Borlini is also Fulbright Research Scholar at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy (Tufts University, MA, USA) and Guest Researcher for the Research Centre on International Cooperation Regarding Persons Sought for Corruption and Asset Recovery established by the G20 at the Beijing Normal University and member of the Wolfson College (University of Cambridge, UK).

He currently teaches International Trade and Investment Law and the Law of the EU.


Research areas

Dr Borlini is a generalist public international lawyer with a keen interest in international economic law . He has worked on a variety of specialised areas, such as public International Law (law of treaties); Law of International Organizations; International Economic law; International Trade Law; UN Maintanance of International Peace and Security; International Criminal Law (focus: Terrorism; Corruption, Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing);and the Law of the EU (External Action; Common Commercial Policy, Competiton policy).


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