Claus Kress

Professor of Public International Law and Criminal Law / Associate Professor at the Faculty of Law, McGill University

Claus Kress is Professor of Public International Law and Criminal Law. He is director of the Institute of International Peace and Security Law at the University of Cologne, where he also holds the Chair of German and International Criminal Law. In 2012, together with Stefan Barriga, he edited the Travaux Preparatoires of the Crime of Aggression (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2012).


  • The regulation of non-international armed conflicts

    Claus Kress and Frédéric Mégret / The Debate section of the Review aims to contribute to reflection on contemporary questions of humanitarian law, policy or action. In this issue of the Review, we invited two experts in international humanitarian law (IHL) – Claus Kreβ and Frédéric Mégret – to debate on how IHL applicable in non-international armed conflict (NIAC) should develop.

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