Jamie P. Horsley

Senior Fellow, Paul Tsai China Center, and Visiting Lecturer in Law


Jamie Horsley is a Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School and a Senior Fellow of the Paul Tsai China Center. Her project work and research revolve primarily around issues of administrative law, governance and regulatory reform, including promoting government transparency, public participation and government accountability.  

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Contact Information


Yale Law School

P.O. Box 208215

New Haven, CT 06520

Education & Curriculum Vitae


Dipl. in Chinese Law, University of East Asia, 1990

J.D., Harvard Law School, 1978

M.A. (Chinese Studies), University of Michigan, 1975

B.A., Stanford University, 1972

Courses Taught


  • Workshop on Chinese Legal Reform
  • Chinese Law and Policy

Jamie Horsley is a Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School and a Senior Fellow of the Paul Tsai China Center. Her project work and research revolve primarily around issues of administrative law, governance and regulatory reform, including promoting government transparency, public participation and government accountability. She was formerly Executive Director of the Yale China Law Center.  Prior to joining Yale, she was a partner in the international law firm of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison; Commercial Attaché in the U.S. Embassies in Beijing and Manila; Vice President of Motorola International, Inc.; and a consultant to The Carter Center’s China  Village Elections Project. She holds a B.A. from Stanford University, an M.A. in Chinese Studies from the University of Michigan, a J.D. from Harvard Law School, and a Diploma in Chinese Law from the University of East Asia.  She was a Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars for 2015-16.