Professor Kathleen Claussen
Professor Kathleen Claussen recently participated on a panel titled “Is this the end of WTO’s Appellate Body” hosted by the Association of Women in International Trade and Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP. Professor Claussen’s primary scholarly interests include trade and investment law, dispute settlement and procedure, international contracts and issues in cross-border business transactions, national security including cybersecurity law, and federalism and conflict of laws. Prior to joining the Miami Law faculty in 2017, Professor Claussen was Associate General Counsel at the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative in the Executive Office of the President. There, she represented the United States in trade dispute proceedings and served as a legal advisor for the United States in international trade negotiations. She also worked on economic security issues on behalf of USTR at the National Cyber Investigative Joint Task Force. Professor Claussen’s work has appeared or is forthcoming in the print or online editions of the Yale Law Journal, the Stanford Law Review, the Minnesota Law Review, the Cardozo Law Review, the Yale Journal of International Law, the American Journal of International Law, and the Journal of International Economic Law, among others. In fall 2019, she was in residence as a Senior Fellow at the Georgetown University Law Center Institute of International Economic Law.