Laurence R. Helfer


  • International Court Authority (Oxford University Press, forthcoming) (editor with others)
  • The Authority of the Andean Tribunal of Justice within a Diminishing Regional Integration Project, in International Court Authority (Laurence R. Helfer et al eds., forthcoming)
  • Treaty Withdrawal Under International and Domestic Law, in Oxford Handbook of Comparative Foreign Relations Law (Curtis A. Bradley ed., forthcoming)

Works in Progress


Articles and Essays

Issues Edited

  • The Variable Authority of International Courts, 79 Law & Contemporary Problems (No. 1, 2016) (co-editor with Karen J. Alter & Mikael Rask Madsen)
  • Proceedings of the 99th Annual Meeting, American Society of International Law Proceedings (2005) (with Rae Lindsay)

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

  • The Brexit Decision and Its Implications for U.S. Debates Over Treaty Withdrawal, Lawfare (January 24, 2017) (with Curtis Bradley)
  • Avoiding a Rush to Exit -- Article 50 and the UK's Withdrawal from the EU, Opinio Juris (June 26, 2016)
  • 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)