Part of the Annual Kirby Lecture on International Law series
Judge Christopher Weeramantry, AM is a former Judge of the International Court of Justice(ICJ) (1991 to 2000) serving as Vice-President of the ICJ from 1997 to 2000. Prior to that service, Justice Weeramantry was a Judge of the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka from 1967 to 1972 and a Professor at Monash University. He is currently an Emeritus Professor at Monash University.
The Annual Kirby Lecture on international law is an initiative of the Centre for International and Public Law, established to recognise The Hon Michael Kirby, AC CMG’s long passion and service to International Law.