Asad Kiyani

PhD University of British Columbia
LLM (Distinction) University of Cambridge
LLB Osgoode Hall, York University

Areas of Research

Domestic and international criminal law; immigration and refugee law
Asad researches and teaches in domestic and international criminal law, immigration and refugee law, evidence, postcolonial theory, legal pluralism, and comparative law. He has written a number of book chapters and articles, including for the Supreme Court Law Review, the American Journal of Comparative Law, the Journal of International Criminal Justice, the NYU Journal of Law & Politics, and the American Journal of International Law: Unbound, and is a co-author of the forthcoming 12th edition of Criminal Law & Procedure: Cases and Materials (Emond Montgomery). His article “Al-Bashir & the ICC: The Problem of Head of State Immunity” was cited by the Supreme Court of Appeal of South Africa in its decision on the South African government’s obligation to arrest suspects indicted by the International Criminal Court.

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