Alicia Haripershad



  • History of non-state actors in empire
  • Sources and development of colonial law in the 19th and 20th centuries 
  • History of educational legislation and impacts on race and gender in empire
  • Comparative law



Since April 2022

PhD Student at the Max Planck Institute for Legal History and Legal Theory


LLM in International Law and Global Governance at Tilburg University, the Netherlands (awarded cum laude)
Certificate of Excellence for Highest Grade in course: Master Thesis International and European Law
Recipient of the Tilburg University Scholarship
Recipient of the Kramer Grant, University of Cape Town


Admission as an attorney of the High Court of South Africa (to practice law in South Africa)


Candidate Attorney at ENSafrica, Cape Town office

July 2015

Recipient of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Studentship (hosted by Rosenfeld Hafron Shapiro & Farmer Law Firm in Chicago, USA)


Bachelor of Laws at the University of Cape Town, South Africa
University of Cape Town Law Faculty Dean’s Merit List


Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Law at the University of Cape Town, South Africa (awarded with distinction in financial reporting)

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