Amanda Cabrejo le Roux

Amanda Cabrejo le Roux is a Doctoral candidate at the Sorbonne Law School (Paris, France) and a visiting academic at the the Institute for Safety Governance and Criminology, UCT (Cape Town, South Africa). Her main research interests include International, Transnational and Comparative Criminal Law, Human Rights and fair trial standards.

Amanda is also a legal consultant focussing on environmental crime and transnational organized crime. She is the lead author of a report entitled: “Tightening the Net: Toward a Global Legal Framework on Transnational Organized Environmental Crime” (published in April 2015 by WWF and the Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime).

Amanda holds Bachelor’s Degrees in History and Anthropology and Master's Degrees in Spanish Law (Universidad Complutense), French Law and Comparative Criminal Law (Sorbonne Law School) and an LL.M. in International Criminal Law (University of Amsterdam/Columbia Law School).


  • 2011–2016
    PhD Candidate, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne