Bryan Mercurio is a Professor and Vice-Chancellor’s Outstanding Fellow of the Faculty of Law at The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He is a specialist in international economic law, with particular expertise in World Trade Organization (WTO) law, free trade agreements and the intersection between international trade and intellectual property law. He has also worked both in government and in private practice and continues to advise law firms, international organizations, NGOs and several governments on a wide range of international trade and investment matters.
Prior to relocating to Hong Kong in 2007, he spent five years at the University of New South Wales, where he was Director of the International Trade and Development Project at the Gilbert+Tobin Centre of Public Law. He was a Member of the Founding Committee and inaugural Executive Board of the Society of International Economic Law, and remains a founding member of the Asian International Economic Law Network and a Member of the Asian WTO Research Network.