Dr. Rachel Frid de Vries completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship in International Trade Law from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor USA (with honors scholarship). She holds a doctorate in law (with honors scholarship) from the University of Amsterdam. Her thesis focused on: The EU and global multilateral governance. She served as deputy to the assistant legal counsel to the government (International) in the Ministry of Justice and advised and represented the country vis-à-vis the WTO OECD, EU. Dr. Frid de Vries served as a lecturer at Utrecht University in the Netherlands and Bar Ilan University. She is a member of the Committee of the Israeli Association for European Integration Studies IASEI, an arbitrator on the list of Israel’s arbitrators in the WTO, and a member of the Trade and Investment Committee of the ICC.