Päivi Leino-Sandberg LL.D., LL.M. is Professor of Transnational European Law, University of Helsinki and Director of its Master’s Programme in Global Governance Law. She will be speaking about her new book, ‘The Politics of Legal Expertise in EU Policy-Making’, due to be published later this year.
Professor Leino-Sandberg is Deputy Director of the Erik Castrén Institute of International Law and Human Rights where she currently leads or acts as PI for five international research projects (TrUE, SepaRope, Indigo, RECONNECT and 2035LEGITIMACY). Her main research interests relate to EU decision making, the use of legal and other expertise and questions of democratic governance. She specializes in EU institutional and constitutional law, with a main focus on European administrative law, Economic and Monetary Union and EU external relations, publishing in leading academic outlets in her field, and frequently engages in multidisciplinary work.
‘The Politics of Legal Expertise in EU Policy-Making‘ will be published later this year by Cambridge University Press.