Defence Committee 2017-2018
Caroline Buteau, a Canadian lawyer specialized in international criminal law, has been working for more than 14 years for the defence of suspects and accused persons before International Criminal Tribunals (ICTR, ICC, STL). From 2007 to 2016, she worked for the Defence of the first Accused person before the ICC. Since 2016, she is a Legal Officer at the Defence Office of the STL. Ms. Buteau acted at several occasions as a trainer for the lawyers registered on the ICC List of Counsel. She is the co-editor of the Practitioner’s Handbook on Defence Investigations in International Criminal Trials. She is currently the Chair of the Defence Committee of the ICCBA.