James Leslie Brierly

(1881—1955) international lawyer

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Professor, Oxford 1922–1947; Member, I.L.C., Rapporteur on the Law of Treaties 1949–1950; Chairman 1951. Principal works include The Law of Nations (1928; by Waldock, 6th ed. 1962); The Outlook for International Law (1944); The Basis of Obligation in International Law (1958); translator of Zouche's Juris et Judicii Fecialis Explicatio (Classics of International Law).

From Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: International Law.

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