Joanna Korner was called to the Bar of England & Wales in 1974; and appointed Queens Counsel in 1993. She has practised at the Criminal Bar of England and Wales for over forty years.
Between 1999-2004 & 2009-2012, Joanna worked as Senior Prosecutor for the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, prosecuting high-level leaders charged with grave breaches of international humanitarian law (IHL). She has lectured on IHL to Iraqi Judges and Cambodian Defence Lawyers.
In June 2004, she was appointed Companion of the Order of St. Michael and St. George (CMG) for services to The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia.
Judge Korner has been a Grade “A” Advocacy Trainer since 1996. She was the Head of International Faculty of Advocacy Training Council of England & Wales from 2005 to 2012. She has organised and taught on numerous advocacy training courses in the UK and internationally.
Trailer del documental “Berta Soy Yo”, con Almudena BernabeuRead Story
Teaser of the documentary film “Berta Soy Yo”, with Almudena...Read Story
First Meeting of the Guernica Group in LondonRead Story
Primera reunión del equipo Guernica en LondresRead Story
Evento: proyección de la Trilogía de la Resistencia en MadridRead Story
Article: “Secrets, Lies, and the Case of Victor Jara”Read Story
Event: “Truth, Trials, and Memory: an Accounting of Transitional Justice...Read Story
Syria Untold: “Spanish Court Case Tests the Challenges of Universal...Read Story
Toby Cadman analyses U.N. Investigation of International Crimes in YemenRead Story
ABC News: “Another hurdle removed in Salvadoran colonel’s...Read Story
Preeminent Civil and Human Rights Attorney Paul Hoffman joins Guernica37Read Story
Paul Hoffman, prestigioso abogado de derechos humanos estadounidense, se une al...Read Story