Trevor Asserson has, for many years, been recognized as one of the leading litigators in London where he was head of litigation at Bird and Bird, a 200 partner law firm. In 2005 he set up and now runs Asserson Law Offices, a unique office providing U.K. legal advice from its location in Jerusalem.
Alan Baker served as the Ambassador of the state of Israel to Canada from 2004-2008. He was the legal adviser of the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Currently, Mr. Baker is a partner in the law firm
the law firm of Moshe, Bloomfield, Kobo, Baker & Co, Tel Aviv.
Professor Irwin Cotler, M.P.
Professor Irwin Cotler is a Canadian Member of Parliament and former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada. A law professor on leave from McGill University, Professor Cotler has written extensively on international law, human rights, genocide, and the Middle East. He is the recipient of nine honorary doctorates, and a member of the Order of Canada.
Irit Kohn is an Adjunct Professor of Law at the Bar Ilan University Faculty of Law and Vice-President of the International Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists. She previously served as Director of the International Affairs Department of Israel’s Ministry of Justice.
Ambassador Dr. Meir Rosenne
Ambassador Meir Rosenne is a senior partner in the Israel law firm of Balter, Guth, Aloni & Co, specializing in international business and public international law. A graduate of the University of Paris (Sorbonne) (B.A. in International Relations; LL.M and Ph.D in International Law) and the Institut des Hautes Etudes Internationales, Ambassador Rosenne served as Senior Lecturer on International Law at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem Faculty of Law, as well as at the Law Faculty of Tel Aviv University and the University of Haifa. During his career, Dr. Rosenne served as Consul of Israel in New York, Coordinator and Legal Advisor of the Israel Atomic Energy Commission, Legal Advisor to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Israeli Ambassador to France and to the United States and President and CEO of the Worldwide Israel Bonds Organization.