Trade Law Faculty

Padideh Ala'i

Professor of Law
Director, International and Comparative Legal Studies
Director, Trade, Investment and Development Program (TID)

Areas of Specialization:

  • International Trade Law
  • US & International Trade
  • Trade Linkages; Anti-Corruption; Labor Rights; Environment
  • WTO Dispute Settlement
  • Comparative Law
  • International Business Law

David Baron

Adjunct Professor
Partner, Global Trade and Investment Practice Group, Greenberg Traurig

Areas of Specialization:

  • International Dispute Resolution
  • Trade Policy
  • Public International Law

Aluisio De Lima-Campos

Adjunct Professor
Director, TID Trade Policy Studies
Chairman, ABCI Institute

Areas of Specialization:

  • US & International Trade
  • Trade Remedies and Policy
  • Policy Formulation and Capacity Building

 Douglas Jacobson

Managing Partner, Jacobson, Burton & Kelly, PLLC
Adjunct Professor

Areas of Specialization:

  • International Trade Compliance
  • Sanctions and Export Controls
  • U.S. Foreign Corruption Practices Act

Michael Jacobson

Associate
Hogan Lovells, International Trade and Investment and International Arbitration Practices

Areas of Specialization:

  • International Dispute Settlement
  • Public International Law,
  • U.S. Trade Litigation,
  • International Trade and Investment Policy
  • International Trade Compliance

John Magnus

Adjunct Professor
President of TradeWins LLC - Trade Law and Policy Consultancy

Areas of Specialization:

  • US & International Trade
  • WTO Dispute Settlement
  • Anti-trust
  • Customs and Compliance Issues
  • Regional and Bilateral Trade Agreements

Sheridan McKinney

TradeWins LLC - Trade Law and Policy Consultancy

Trade and Investment Law and Policy

    Kaveh Miremadi

    Enforcement Section Chief, Office of Foreign Assets Control, U.S. Treasury Department
    Adjunct Professor       

    Areas of Specialization:

    • U.S. Economic Sanctions & Trade Regulations
    • Export Controls; National Security Law
    • White Collar Criminal Defense & Investigation

    Martin Molinuevo

    Adjunct Professor
    Consultant, World Bank Group Trade and Competitiveness Global Practice

    Areas of Specialization:

    • International Trade in Services
    • Trade Agreements and Regulation
    • Foreign Investment
    • Dispute Settlement

    Matthew Nicely

    Adjunct Professor
    Partner, Hughes Hubbard and Reed

    Areas of Specialization:

    • International Trade and Customs
    • Trade Remedies and Policy
    • WTO Dispute Settlement
    • Anti-Corruption Law

    Hal Shapiro

    Adjunct Professor
    Partner, Head of International Trade Practice at Akin Gump

    Areas of Specialization:

    • Litigation and Resolution of International Trade Disputes
    • US Trade Policy

    Investment Law Faculty

    Nigel Blackaby

    Adjunct Professor
    Partner, Global Arbitration Group at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

    Areas of Specialization:

    International Investment Law
    Bilateral Investment Treaties
    Investor-State arbitration

    Marinn Carlson McClure

    Adjunct Professor
    Partner, Sidley Austin LLP

    Areas of Specialization

    • International Dispute Settlement
    • Investor-State Arbitration
    • International Commercial Arbitration

    Susan Frank 

    Professor of Law

    Areas of Specialization

    • Alternative Dispute Resolution
    • International Investment Law and Arbitration
    • International Business Law
    • International Economic Law and Empirical-Based Research
    • Professional Responsibility

    Claudia Frutos-Peterson

    Adjunct Professor
    Partner, International Arbitration Group at Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP

    Areas of Specialization:

    • International Investment Law
    • Bilateral Investment Treaties
    • International Investment Arbitration
     

    Horacio Grigera Naón

    Distinguished Practitioner in Residence
    Director of the Center on International Commercial Arbitration at WCL

    Areas of Specialization:

    • International Commercial Arbitration
    • International Organizations

    Srilal Perera

    Adjunct Professor

    Areas of Specialization:

    • International Investment Law
    • Investment Claims Adjudication, including Alternative Dispute Resolution
    • State Responsibility
    • Public International Law
    • Political Risk Insurance (MIGA)

    Caroline Richard

    Senior Associate, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

    Trade-Related Faculty

    Kenneth Anderson

    Professor of Law

    Areas of Specialization:

    • Business Associations / Corporations
    • International Business Law
    • Public international law and Governance;
    • Law of War and Armed Conflict;
    • National Security Law
    • Law and Regulation of Emerging Technologies (particularly automation, robotics, and AI)

    Nancy Boswell

    Director, Anti-corruption Law Summer Program at WCL

    Areas of Specialization:

    • Transnational Business and Anti-Corruption
    • US & International Anti-Corruption
    • Foreign Corrupt Practices Act

    Michael Carroll

    Professor of Law
     Director, Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property at WCL

    Areas of Specialization:

    • Copyright Law
    • Intellectual Property
    • Information Law and Privacy
    • International Intellectual Property
    • Internet and Computer Law

    Christine Farley

    Professor of Law

    Areas of Specialization:

    • Intellectual Property Law
    • International Intellectual Property
    • Computers and Internet
    • Trademark Law
    • Art Law

    Sean Flynn

    Professorial Lecturer in Residence
    Associate Director, Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property at WCL

    Areas of Specialization:

    • International Intellectual Property
    • Intellectual Property

    David Hunter

    Professor of Law
    Director of the Program on Environmental and Energy Law

    Areas of Specialization:

    • Environmental Law
    • International Environmental Law

    Alan Jacobs

    Adjunct Professor

    Areas of Specialization:

    • Corporate Finance
    • Mergers and Acquisition
    • SEC and Stock Exchange Listing Compliance
    • Corporate Governance

    Robert Lawrence

    Adjunct Professor
    Partner, Orrick

    Areas of Specialization:

    • International Business Negotiations
    • Environmental Law
    • Energy Project Financing

    William Snape

    Professor and Pracitioner in Residence
    Director of Adjunct Faculty Development

    Areas of Specialization:

    • International Environmental Law
    • Environmental Law
    • Litigation Against the Federal Government
    • Administrative Law
    • Public Interest Law
    • Appellate Advocacy

    David Snyder

    Professor of Law
    Director, Business Law Program at WCL

    Areas of Specialization:

    • International Business Law
    • Contracts
    • Commercial and Related Consumer Law
    • Comparative Law
    • Secured Transactions
    • International Commercial Arbitration
    • Legal History