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Lise Smit

British Institute of International and Comparative Law
Associate Senior Research Fellow in Business and Human Rights
Lise Smit conducts research on human rights due diligence and legal developments around the implementation of the UNGPs at BIICL. She was previously a litigation practitioner (barrister / advocate) at the Cape Bar in South Africa, and has worked on business and human rights issues at the Business and Human Rights Resource Centre and the UN Global Compact. She regularly publishes on business and human rights topics, including human rights litigation against companies, and the legal developments around human rights due diligence.