Dr. Ophir Falk is a lecturer and research fellow at the International Institute for Counter-Terrorism at Reichman University, Herzliya, Israel where he has researched counter terrorism policies, legal precedence and suicide terrorism. Falk’s current research focuses on whether legal compliance enhances counter terrorism effectiveness. Falk served as a leading member of a counter-terrorism team commissioned by the International Olympic Committee to provide terror risk assessments for Olympic Games and has carried out risk assessments on scores of critical infrastructures in Europe, the Middles East and in the Far East. He is an author of; ‘Suicide Terror: Understanding and Confronting the Threat’ published by John Wiley & Sons and holds a BA in International Relations, degrees in law (LLB), Business Administration (MBA), and a PhD. in International Relations.