9 Dec 2019
Seminars, 15:00 - 18:00, Silva Casa Auditorium, World Trade Institute, Hallerstrasse 6, Bern
Trade Wars and WTO Crisis
A Global Economic Governance Seminar Series lecture by Lothar Ehring
Lothar Ehring is Senior Expert in the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Trade, where he currently serves in the Legal Unit, after returning from a secondment to the European Commission’s Support Group for Ukraine (2014-1016). Before that, he served as the Assistant to the Deputy Director-General responsible for multilateral trade, legal affairs, trade defence instruments and bilateral trade relations with North America, Europe and its neighbours and Central Asia. 2003-2009, Lothar Ehring already served in the Unit that is responsible for Legal Aspects of Trade Policy. Prior to his appointment to the European Commission, Lothar Ehring briefly worked as Legal Affairs Officer in the Legal Affairs Division and the Appellate Body Secretariat of the World Trade Organization in Geneva on dispute settlement cases. He graduated in law from the University of Passau in Germany, holds the German qualification for the judicial office and a Master of Public Administration from Harvard University.