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 the Humboldt University of Berlin. Since 2010 she also collaborates with the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) and spent several months in Gaza (Palestine). Chantal joined ECCHR in September 2015 as legal advisor for the International Crimes and Accountability program.