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Cyber Law International is a boutique international law firm dedicated to professional training, consultation, and research. We specialize in the international law governing state and non-state activities in cyberspace. Relying on our team of globally recognized international law scholars and practitioners, we offer our services globally to governments, international organizations, non-governmental organizations, technology companies, and others involved in international cyber affairs.

Training

Courses, seminars, and workshops tailored to the specific needs of our clients, both in terms of content and duration. Globally renowned instructors and a practitioner-oriented approach.

CONSULTATION

Legal advice on the public international law applicable to cyberspace. Our services include consultation on the formulation of national policy regarding the legal aspects of cyberspace, operational issues, and proceedings before domestic and international courts and tribunals.

Research

Production of various forms of written guidance, white/position/non-papers, memoranda of law, scholarly articles, and other written products regarding legal issues concerning cyberspace.

For services related to non-cyber issues involving international security affairs, such as maritime and space operations, peacetime military activities, counter-terrorism, peacekeeping, the use of force, and armed conflict — visit our sister firm Conflict Law International

Team

Liis Vihul

Liis Vihul

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Founder of Cyber Law International. Also Deputy Chair of the Global Commission on the
Stability of Cyberspace’s Research Advisory Group, and Ambassador of the
NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence. Formerly senior analyst at the NATO CCD COE (2008-2017).

MICHAEL SCHMITT

MICHAEL SCHMITT

DIRECTOR OF LEGAL AFFAIRS

Also Professor of International Law at the University of Exeter, Howard S. Levie Professor of Law at the United States Naval War College, Francis Lieber Distinguished Scholar at West Point, and Senior Fellow at the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence.

Of-counsel

WOLFF HEINTSCHEL VON HEINEGG

WOLFF HEINTSCHEL VON HEINEGG

Also Chair of Public Law, in particular
public international law, European law
and foreign constitutional law, at the
Europa-Universitat Viadrina.

Marko Milanovic

Marko Milanovic

Also Professor of Public International Law at the University of Nottingham, co-editor of EJIL: Talk!, the blog of the European Journal of International Law.

Robin Geiss

Robin Geiss

Also Professor of International Law and Security at the University of Glasgow, visiting professor at Sciences Po, Paris.

Rob McLaughlin

Rob McLaughlin

Also Professor of Military and Security Law and Director of the Australian Centre for the Study of Armed Conflict at the University of New South Wales Canberra at the Australian Defence Force Academy.

Kubo Macak

Kubo Macak

Also Senior Lecturer at the University of Exeter.

Portfolio

News

Cyber Law International 3h

RT @Schmitt_ILaw:Always a personal and professional pleasure to participate in the @DutchMFA #HagueProcess, this time with @OSCE at… https://t.co/uUviDk1zH1

Cyber Law International 23h

RT @NikolasOtt:This week the #OSCE is hosting @Schmitt_ILaw and @liisvihul for a training at the @DA_vienna on int law of cyber op… https://t.co/SE1ESc18dX

Cyber Law International Jul 07

Do cyber capabilities qualify as "weapons or means or methods of warfare" under IHL? See what @CyberLawInt Director… https://t.co/MriPj5lxYR

Cyber Law International Jun 20

RT @Schmitt_ILaw:My thoughts on US Cyber Command’s reported intrusions into Russian electrical grids https://t.co/Rf1mL8wTld

Cyber Law International Jun 19

CLI’s Director of Legal Affairs Mike Schmitt @Schmitt_ILaw on cyber intrusions into critical infrastructure and int… https://t.co/r4hrgScB5s

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