Moreno Ocampo consultancy helps companies and individuals to face problems with transnational dimensions.  We are a specialized team focused on anti-corruption, assisting victims of mass atrocities and biased judiciaries. We are highly selective in accepting new clients; we work only for what we consider to be good causes.


The Secretary-General of the Organization of American States (OAS), Luis Almagro, using his prerogative in fulfillment of the obligation under article 2 a) of the Charter of the OAS to strengthen peace and security on the continent, and the regional obligation of the OAS under the United Nations Charter, has triggered a process to determine […]


After years of being committed to education by regularly lecturing and teaching in leading universities around the world, Luis Moreno Ocampo is now an Associate to the Carr Centre for Human Rights policy, Harvard Kennedy School, teaching about the ICC and Global Order. He also teaches courses about the Palestine/Israel conflict both at the Hebrew […]


Luis Moreno Ocampo says that at age 32, he knew he’d just been “appointed to the most important job I’d have in my life.” Moreno Ocampo became a household name, and for many a beacon of light when, in 1985, he argued the case against the Argentine military leaders who had murderously ruled his country […]


Speaking by phone from a beach in Tulum, Mexico, Luis Moreno-Ocampo does not seem the least bit put out by my disrupting his brief vacation from a lengthy speaking tour for an interview. “For me, this is not just work,” he explains. An Argentine lawyer who served nine years as the first prosecutor for the […]


Secretary of State John Kerry declared on Thursday that the Islamic State is committing genocide against Christians, Yazidis and Shiite Muslims who have fallen under its control in Syria and Iraq. The militants, who have also targeted Kurds and other Sunni Muslims, have tried to slaughter whole communities, enslaved captive women and girls for sex, […]


The International Criminal Court (ICC) was set up to prosecute war criminals and human rights violators, who proponents argue would otherwise go free. In recent months, however, African countries have threatened to pull out, citing what they consider a bias against the continent. Critics point to the fact that of the nine countries the ICC […]


Walt Disney’s latest fairy tale has the added virtue of being based on a true story. Directed by acclaimed Indian filmmaker Mira Nair, The Queen of Katwe — which is scheduled for release early next year — follows the life story of Phiona Mutesi, an AIDS orphan who grew up in a slum in the […]


Luis Moreno-Ocampo, founding Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, and Tim McCormack, the James Barr Ames Visiting Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and Special Adviser on International Humanitarian Law to the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court in The Hague, discussed challenges that lie ahead for the International Criminal Court (ICC), the first […]


Economic, environmental, and political circumstance have resulted in historic numbers of refugees, stateless populations, and ambiguous borders. Managing security and humanitarian issues is increasingly complex and urgent. Global Law is necessary to clarify the responsibilities of States and to safeguard the treatment of individuals within their boundaries. Global law is often the last chance for […]


Building an understanding and recognition of international institutions is an important teaching goal for Luis Moreno Ocampo.  He has taught mediation techniques in proximity to conflict zones, emphasizing real world cases, international law, and human rights in this process. He has taught and conducted research at Harvard Law School, Stanford University, and the University of […]


3PI provides protection against liabilities emerging from 3rd parties. 3PI is a complement to existing compliance and internal control systems. By exclusively focusing on third party management, 3PI improves oversight through ongoing, risk-based due diligence and strategies to strengthen third party adherence to the company’s policies. 3PI extends the company’s values to its business partners, […]

Yazidi genocide

Richelle Carey: You’ve just recently returned from Iraq. The Yazidis have appealed to the International Criminal Court [ICC]. They wanted the ICC to do something about the genocide that they say that is happening to them because of ISIL [the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant]. What can the ICC do? Luis Moreno-Ocampo: If […]


The former chief prosecutor for the International Criminal Court (ICC) is pushing for a case to be opened into the “ongoing genocide” against Iraq’s Yazidi community at the hands of Islamic State militants. Luis Moreno Ocampo said he was approached in the United States recently by Yazidi activists who are seeking justice for the systematic […]

Omar al-Bashir

THE fugitive president of Sudan, Omar Hassan al-Bashir, plans to attend a United Nations gathering later this month in New York City on the future of global development. To travel here, he needs a visa. His application for a visa gives President Obama an opportunity to take a landmark stance in the slow evolution of […]