Speaker

Judith KNIEPER

Legal Officer

United Nations Commission on International Trade Law

Ms Judith Knieper is a legal officer at the Secretariat of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) in Vienna. Until her appointment to the Secretariat, she had been working in South East Europe from 1998 to 2013 for numerous donors/organisations, e.g. OSCE (Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe), CoE (Council of Europe), World Bank and GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit), the German international cooperation. She obtained both Legal State Exams in Frankfurt, Germany, as well as her Ph.D. and is also qualified and certified as a mediator.