Valentin holds law degrees from Oxford University, Cambridge University and Georgetown University. Currently, he is a Junior Research Fellow (PostDoc) in Law at the University of Oxford and Lund University. He is also a faculty member of the LLM Programme in Energy, Environmental and Climate Change Law (Malta/Leuven). Valentin’s research interests relate to international law and to international energy law in particular. As a licensed Attorney and Counsellor at Law (New York), he advises the International Energy Agency on questions of international law and on the law of energy security. Valentin won the Hertie Foundation’s debating competition “Jugend debattiert” in 2004.
(Picture: Oxford Law Faculty)