Mpoi Hilpert

Mpoi Hilpert, MLaw, LL.M.
Assistant in European Law
Institute for European Global Studies,
University of Basel
Riehenstrasse 154
CH-4058 Basel

  • International Human Rights law
  • Human rights and business
  • Equality and non-discrimination law
  • EU Economic law

To be determined.

2020 – 2021: Master of Law (MLaw) in International and Comparative Law, University of Zurich (Graduation expected in Autumn semester 2021)

2012 – 2013: Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) in European Integration, Institute for European Global Studies, University of Basel (Insigni cum laude)

2007 – 2008: Master of laws (LL.M.) in Mercantile Law specialising in Labour and Employment Law, University of the Free State (South Africa)

2007: Admission to the bar

2006 – 2007: Practical Legal Training Certificate, School for Legal Practice, University of the Free State (South Africa)

2000 – 2005: Bachelor of Laws, National University of Lesotho

Berufliche Tätigkeit:
Since September 2021: Assistentin am Europainstitut der Universität Basel

June December 2020: Research Consultant, Procedural and Adjectival Law Department, National University of Lesotho

September 2012 May 2017: Lecturer, Language Centre, University of Basel

August 2009 – June 2011: Project Lawyer, Protimos Foundation (UK, Lesotho)

July 2008 June 2009: Associate, Du Preez Liebetrau & Co (Lesotho)

November 2005 – February 2008: Candidate Attorney, Phatshoane Henney Attorneys (South Africa)

Book contributions:
Leuta, Mpoi, “Part 3: National Sources: Africa (Lesotho)” in: WASH United, Freshwater Action Network (FAN Global), WaterLex (2012) The human right to safe drinking water and sanitation in law policy – a sourcebook, pp.122 – 149.

  • Introduction to EU Law
  • European Law Moot Court