Michael A. Baker has joined Trinity Faculty Dublin Faculty of Regulation as Assistant Professor of Worldwide Human Rights Regulation.
Mr. Baker has a broad background in public worldwide regulation and human rights. His analysis pursuits embrace worldwide courts and tribunals, fact-finding our bodies and commissions of inquiry, the regulation of the ocean, and the connection between worldwide regulation and international politics.
His instructional background features a regulation diploma from Yale Regulation Faculty and a BA in Political Science and French from Amherst Faculty. He’s finishing his PhD dissertation on the College of Cambridge as a Gonville and WM Tape scholar at Caius Faculty.
Previous to getting into academia, Mr. Baker was in non-public apply on the regulation agency Allen & Overy LLP in London and Patterson, Belknap, Webb & Tyler LLP in New York Metropolis. He was additionally a judicial regulation clerk to US Federal Decide Sidney H. Stein.
He’s a certified lawyer from New York and is admitted to the apply. From 2010 to 2014, he served as an Affiliate Authorized Officer on the Worldwide Court docket of Justice in The Hague.