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International Law

The Law School’s longstanding international tradition occupies a central place in its intellectual life. The devotion of its faculty and students to myriad international projects has made Yale a first-class global law school. There are also numerous opportunities for post-graduate and summer fellowships in all corners of the globe.

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Centers & Workshops at the Law School and Yale University

The strength of the Law School’s internationally-focused and specialized centers and programs is matched by the wealth of opportunities available to law students who wish to pursue international activities and research through other Yale University institutions.

Centers & Workshops

International Programs at Yale

Student Organizations & Initiatives

A key strength of Yale Law School is the strong support it offers for student initiatives. And there are numerous opportunities for post-graduate and summer fellowships in all corners of the globe.

Student Organizations & Initiatives

Tuesday, July 12, 2016


In The Press

Why law can’t solve the South China Sea conflict—A Commentary by Paul Gewirtz

The Washington Post

Paul Gewirtz is the Potter Stewart Professor of Constitutional Law at Yale Law School and the Director of Yale Law School’s Paul Tsai China Center. 

Monday, June 20, 2016


In The Press

Another Legal View of the Dissent Channel Cable on Syria—A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh

Just Security

Harold Hongju Koh is Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, May 26, 2016


In The Press

Important First Step by HPSCI on Pre-Publication Review Reform—A Commentary by Oona Hathaway and Jack Goldsmith

Just Security

Oona Hathaway is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law and director of the Center for Global Legal Challenges at Yale Law School. Jack Goldsmith is the Henry L. Shattuck Professor at Harvard Law School and a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016


Events

Brexit, European Human Rights Law, and the Special Challenge for Ireland: Professor Christopher McCrudden

Tuesday, September 27, 2016
12:10PM
Sterling Law Building - Faculty Lounge

Tuesday, September 27, 2016


Events

The Question of the Image in Islamic Art

Tuesday, September 27, 2016
4:15PM
Faculty Lounge

Friday, September 30, 2016


Events

Paul Tsai China Center Inaugural Celebration

Friday, September 30, 2016
9:00AM
Room 129

Friday, September 30, 2016


Events

International Humanitarian Law Workshop

Friday, September 30, 2016
10:00AM
Sterling Law Building

Wednesday, October 5, 2016


Events

Documenting Human Rights Violations: Lessons from WITNESS, Human Rights Watch, and Amnesty International

Wednesday, October 5, 2016
12:10PM
SLB 128

Wednesday, October 5, 2016


Events

Adam Segal: "The Hacked World Order and Chinese Cyber Power"

Wednesday, October 5, 2016
12:10PM
SLB Room 121

Monday, August 15, 2016


In The Press

Fact-Checking Donald Trump's Foreign Policy Speech

ABC News

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Amar ’84 and Simeon E. Baldwin Professor Emeritus of Law Peter Schuck are quoted in a story that fact-checks Donald Trump’s recent speech on foreign policy.

Friday, July 22, 2016


In The Press

How Should the Republican Party Approach China Policy

Foreign Policy

Associate Professor of Law Taisu Zhang ’08 contributed to an article about what a Donald Trump presidency would mean for China.

Tuesday, July 12, 2016


In The Press

Why law can’t solve the South China Sea conflict—A Commentary by Paul Gewirtz

The Washington Post

Paul Gewirtz is the Potter Stewart Professor of Constitutional Law at Yale Law School and the Director of Yale Law School’s Paul Tsai China Center. 

Tuesday, July 12, 2016


In The Press

Tribunal Issues Landmark Ruling in South China Sea Arbitration—A Commentary by Robert D. Williams

LAWFARE

Robert D. Williams is a Senior Research Scholar in Law; Executive Director of the Paul Tsai China Center; and Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.

Monday, June 20, 2016


In The Press

Another Legal View of the Dissent Channel Cable on Syria—A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh

Just Security

Harold Hongju Koh is Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, May 26, 2016


In The Press

Important First Step by HPSCI on Pre-Publication Review Reform—A Commentary by Oona Hathaway and Jack Goldsmith

Just Security

Oona Hathaway is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law and director of the Center for Global Legal Challenges at Yale Law School. Jack Goldsmith is the Henry L. Shattuck Professor at Harvard Law School and a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution.

Alumni & Student Profiles


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Alumni


Halley Epstein

An Interdisciplinary Approach to Environmental Law

There isn’t a student who comes to Yale Law School who isn’t determined to put the law to use for the betterment of the world.”


Anthony Kronman

Class of 1975, Sterling Professor of Law and Former Dean