Welcome to the Herbert Smith Freehills China International Business and Economic Law (CIBEL) Centre at UNSW Sydney
UNSW Law’s Herbert Smith Freehills China International Business and Economic Law (CIBEL) Centre is the world’s leading centre outside of China for the study and teaching of CIBEL matters, particularly to the Australia-China trading corridor.
Established in 2015 as a long-term strategic initiative to investigate business and economic law issues involving China and Australia at UNSW Law (ranked 14th best law school by QS Ranking 2020), it entered a key partnership with Herbert Smith Freehills in 2018. The Herbert Smith Freehills CIBEL Centre boasts the largest number of Chinese scholars of international business and economic law in any law school in the world outside of China, ably supported by some pre-eminent Australian experts. The Centre also researches and teaches about CIBEL matters directly relevant to the Australia-China international economic law relationship.