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Education

B.A., Political Science, summa cum laude, Macalester College, 2008

J.D., Yale Law School, 2013

Ph.D. in Law candidate, Yale University

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Clare Ryan

Assistant Professor of Law

Biography

Clare Ryan is an Assistant Professor of Law at the Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center. Before joining the LSU faculty, Professor Ryan clerked for The Honorable M. Margaret McKeown of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. She also served as a Human Rights Fellow and law clerk at the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg, France.

Professor Ryan’s research and teaching focuses on human rights and family law. Her recent work has been published or is forthcoming in the Columbia Journal of Transnational Law and the Washington University Law Review. She is the co-author, with Alec Stone Sweet, of the 2018 book “A Cosmopolitan Legal Order: Kant, Constitutional Justice, and the European Convention on Human Rights” published by Oxford University Press.

Courses Taught

International Human Rights, Family Law, Matrimonial Regimes, Western Legal Traditions