Elise Groulx (Ad.E, LL.M.) is Honorary President of the International Criminal Bar, Criminal Defence Lawyer, Legal Advisor on International Criminal Law and accredited mediator.

Elise is Associate Tenant at Doughty Street International in London and a mediator certified by the International Mediation Institute (IMI) and the Institut français de certification des médiateurs (IFCM, French Institute for the Certification of Mediators), and partner, member of the mediation center, of the 'Mediation Association Akordial.

Elise is one of the world's top 8 lawyers in the field of Business and Human Rights (Chambers & Partners Global Guide, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020).

Elise was President of the International Criminal Defence Attorneys Association (ICDAA) for more than 15 years.

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Innovative International Mediation in the field of Business and Human Rights ()

Elise published an article (in French) in the blog of the Akordial International Mediation Association about her vision of innovative international mediation.

Publication of an article about the Regulation of Multinational Labour and Employment Practices Through a Galaxy of Norms ()

Elise Groulx Diggs, Brian Burkett and Mitt Regan wrote the 21st chapter, entitled "The Regulation of Multinational Labour and Employment Practices Through a Galaxy of Norms", of Rae Lindsay and Roger Martella's book on "Corporate Social Responsibility – Sustainable Business, Environmental, Social and Governance Frameworks for the 21st Century".

Publication of the IBA Webinar "The impact of Covid-19 on modern slavery and child labour. How can lawyers make a difference?" ()

Elise speaks on modern slavery, its norms and pandemic challenges alongside Horacio Bernardes Neto, Sara Carnegie, Maria Pia Sacco, Prof. Parosha Chandran, Maria Grazia Giammarinaro, Ian McDougall and Peter Talibart. Webinar publicly accessible in video! In particular, he addressed the impact of Covid-19 on modern slavery and child labour, measures to mitigate the impact of Covid-19 on modern slavery and child labour, the role of the legal profession in mitigating and addressing the impact of Covid-19 on modern slavery and child labour (especially in global supply chains), and the role of the legal profession in mitigating and addressing the impact of Covid-19 on modern slavery and child labour (especially in global supply chains).

IBA Webinar "The impact of Covid-19 on modern slavery and child labour. How can lawyers make a difference?" ()

Elise speaks on modern slavery, its norms and pandemic challenges alongside Horacio Bernardes Neto, Sara Carnegie, Maria Pia Sacco, Prof. Parosha Chandran, Maria Grazia Giammarinaro, Ian McDougall and Peter Talibart. Impressive panel, for a mandatory but free registration.

Covid-19: voices from across the globe (IBA) ()

Elise has set her voice in this podcast on the challenges of COVID. For this 4-minute spotlight (and many rich others), simply locate and click on Washington DC.

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