Laurence R. Helfer


Works in Progress

  • Can Greece be Expelled from the Eurozone? Toward a Default Rule on Expulsion from International Organizations (May 17, 2016) (with others)
  • Sub-Regional Courts in Africa: Litigating the Hybrid Right to Freedom of Movement (September 01, 2015)
  • African Sub-regional Courts and Human Rights: Access, Interpretation and Remedies (part of a symposium on Comparing Regional Human Rights Courts and Commissions)
  • Kenya’s Backlash Against the International Criminal Court: Strategies and Consequences (with Annie Showalter, 2017 JD-LLM candidate)
  • Understanding State Backlashes Against International Courts  (with Karen J. Alter)


Articles and Essays

Issues Edited

  • Proceedings of the 99th Annual Meeting, American Society of International Law Proceedings (2005) (with Rae Lindsay)

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

  • Op-Ed., Basic Liberties: U.S. Trails the World on Gay Rights, International Herald Tribune (June 19, 2003, at 16)
  • Op - Ed., Not Leading the World But Following It, New York Times (June 18, 2003, at A25)
  • Letter to the Editor, Reviving the United Nations, Washington Post (April 23, 2003, at A34)