Marie Laur

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Marie is a doctoral candidate in the Legal Studies Department at the Central European University since 2020. She studied in France, Northern Ireland and Belgium and holds a Master's degree in International and Comparative Law from the University of Toulouse. She worked as lawyer at the European court of human rights between 2012 and 2016. Before joining CEU, Marie was a research fellow at the Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law in Heidelberg focusing mainly on the constitutional amendment process in Mali and training of the Malian Constitutional Court.

Her research focuses on states of emergency, their articulation with constitutionalism and the role of apex courts. In 2021, she was teaching assistant to Pr. Möschel for the French Constitutional Law course and the coordinator for the “Constitutional Building in Africa” summer course. She received the Academic Achievement Award for First-Year Doctoral Students.


Master 2 International and Comparative Law, Toulouse 1 Capitole
Master 1 International, European and Comparative Law, Toulouse 1 Capitole
License in Public Law, Toulouse 1 Capitole