Tom Ginsburg

Tom Ginsburg is the Leo Spitz Distinguished Service Professor of International Law in the Law School and Professor in the Department of Political Science, and serves as co-chair of the Pozen Center Faculty Board.

Before entering law teaching, he served as a legal adviser at the Iran-U.S. Claims Tribunal, The Hague, Netherlands, and he continues to work with numerous international development agencies and foreign governments on legal and constitutional reform.

He is the author of Democracies and International Law (Cambridge University Press, 2021); Judicial Reputation: A Comparative Theory (University of Chicago Press, 2015) (with Nuno Garoupa); The Endurance of National Constitutions (Cambridge University Press, 2009); and Judicial Review in New Democracies: Constitutional Courts in Asian Cases (Cambridge University Press, 2003). He is the co-host, with Professor Claudia Flores, of the Entitled podcast on human rights.

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