Prof. Dr. Chantal Meloni is an Italian criminal lawyer and professor at the University of Milan where she teaches international criminal law. In 2006, she completed her PhD with a thesis on command responsibility in international criminal law. She then worked at the International Criminal Court in The Hague as a legal assistant in chambers. From 2011 to 2014, she was an Alexander von Humboldt fellow at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Since 2010, she collaborates with the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights and spent several months in Gaza, Palestine. Meloni joined ECCHR in September 2015 as a legal advisor for the International Crimes and Accountability program.