Who is Mona Al-Sharmani, female lawyer representing her motherland at ICJ ?
Dr Mona Al-Sharmani, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, New York Mona Al-Sharmani is an associate in the New York office of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, where she has been a member of the firm's Banking and Finance Group since 2001. In the early 1990s, Ms. Al-Sharmani spent three years of her professional career working as a Legal Attaché to the Permanent Mission of Somalia to the United Nations in New York where she worked on international law related issues. Ms. Al-Sharmani received an LLM with a concentration in International Finance from Harvard Law School in 2001, as well as a PhD from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) where her doctoral dissertation focused on a legal analysis of national investment codes of developing countries. In addition, Ms. AlSharmani earned an LLB from Cairo University in Egypt in 1989. Ms. Al-Sharmani is a member of the American Bar Association and is admitted to practice in the State of New York. Recent Articles “Dispute Settlement at ICSID: Requirements Ratione Personae.” Project on Dispute Settlement in International Trade, Investment and Intellectual Property. Section 2.4. Christoph Schreuer Ed. Geneva, CH: UNCTAD. 2003.