Mr. Wayne Jordash (Foreign Co-Lawyer)
Mr. Wayne Jordash is a London-based barrister specialising in international crimes and other serious criminal offences. He was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 1995 and has been a Queen’s Counsel since 2014. Mr. Jordash has extensive experience in criminal proceedings before international courts, having represented defendants before the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda and the Special Court for Sierra Leone. He has also worked at the ECCC as a legal consultant for the Defence Support Section in 2008-2009. Prior to concentrating on international law, Mr. Jordash had an extensive criminal defence practice in British courts. Alongside his criminal defence work, he regularly provides legal advice on international human rights, humanitarian and criminal law to states, international organisations and civil society organisations seeking to reform domestic legal systems or otherwise seek accountability for mass atrocity crimes. He has also lectured and published substantially on these issues.