How We Are Involved

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.

Publications & Journals
International Fellowships
E-Newsletter Archive
International Law Overview

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

Saturday, May 7, 2016


Israel's Borders in International Law

Saturday, May 7, 2016
Room 122

Monday, September 12, 2016


Gruber Distinguished Lecture in Women's Rights given by Asma Jahangir

Monday, September 12, 2016
Room 127

Wednesday, January 13, 2016


Friday, October 2, 2015


Monday, April 25, 2016

In The Press

China Close to Passing Strict Law on Foreign Groups

The New York Times

Jeremy Daum, senior fellow with the Paul Tsai China Center, is quoted in an article about a proposed law that would strictly control thousands of foreign nongovernmental organizations operating in China.

Thursday, April 7, 2016

In The Press

The narrative of US jobs and China is evolving—A Commentary by Graham Webster

Nikkei Asian Review (Japan)

Graham Webster is a Senior Fellow at the Paul Tsai China Center at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

In The Press

Law prof discusses legal implications of Paris attacks

Yale Daily News

Senior Research Scholar Patrick Weil is quoted in a story about a discussion he led about the legal ramifications of the November 2015 terror attacks in Paris. Alexander Rosas, associate director of graduate programs, and Alex Frank ’18 are also quoted.

Thursday, March 3, 2016

In The Press

Making Good on the Rebalance to Asia: How to Move Beyond the Status Quo with China—A Commentary by Graham Webster

Foreign Affairs

Graham Webster is a Senior Fellow at the China Center at Yale Law School.

Monday, February 29, 2016

In The Press

Partition of Syria as Plan B?: The Case for Caution—A Commentary by Oona Hathaway ’97

Just Security

Oona Hathaway ’97 is Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law.

Friday, January 29, 2016

In The Press

Asia Pivot: Does the US Need to ‘Rebalance Harder’?—A Commentary by Graham Webster

The Diplomat

Graham Webster is a Senior Fellow at the China Center at Yale Law School.

Alumni & Student Profiles



Halley Epstein

An Interdisciplinary Approach to Environmental Law

We have to ask ourselves if we really believe we don’t have a person to waste, if we really think people who follow our laws — no matter how different they are from us — should have a place at the American table.”

President Bill Clinton

Class of 1973