Governance NZ

Dr Tony Ellis FCIS to join Harvard

Wellington human rights barrister, Dr Tony Ellis FCIS, will join the Harvard Law School Human Rights Program community as a Visiting Fellow for the Spring Semester, January to July 2019.

Tony will be researching the arbitrary detention of the intellectually disabled and those on the Autism Spectrum from an international and comparative perspective.

Tony holds four law degrees from Australia, England and New Zealand, and is the only NZ lawyer ever to have won any cases before the UN Human Rights Committee and UN Committee Against Torture. Read more about Tony...

Congratulations on your achievement Tony, and all the best for your secondment!