SJD Candidates

  • Salman M. Alasiry portrait

    Salman M. Alasiry

    LL.M (Cum Laude), Duke Law, 2011; LL.B (Top of class), King Abdulaziz University, 2005
    Academic Interests:
    My research interests include international finance, financial intermediation and systemic risk, Basel accords, theory and practice of Islamic finance, banks governance and social responsibility, shadow banking and central banking.

  • Anas Albanyan portrait

    Anas Albanyan

    LLMLE, Duke Law School, ’12; J.D., Lewis & Clark Law School, ’11; M.S., DePaul University, ’07
    Academic Interests:
    Startups, Entrepreneurship, Business Associations, Venture Capital, Angel Investing, Regional Advantage and Ecosystems

  • Wen-Yu Chia portrait

    Wen-Yu Chia

    LL.B., National ChengChi University (2006); LL.M., National Taiwan University (2010); LL.M., Duke University, School of Law (2012)
    Academic Interests:
    Constitutional law and constitutionalism; democracy theory, divided society and institutional design; interdisciplinary legal study

  • Shimrit Itay

    LLB, Tel Aviv University , 2001; LLM, Tel Aviv University, 2005; LLM, Duke University, 2007
    Academic Interests:
    Criminal law, National Security, Constitutional law

  • Andrew Rens portrait

    Andrew Rens

    LLM University of the Witwatersrand, 1999; LLB University of the Witwatersrand, 1993; BA University of the Witwatersrand, 1991

    Academic Interests:
    Law and new technologies, Intellectual Property, Open Educational Resources, Access to Knowledge, Access to Medicine, Open Source

  • Ana Santos portrait

    Ana Santos

    LLM, Duke, 2008; LLM, Lisbon Catholic University, 2007; Law Degree, Lisbon Catholic University, 2006
    Academic Interests:
    International and Comparative Intellectual Property Law; Copyright Law; Patent Law; Intellectual Property Policy and Development; Intellectual Property and Human Rights

  • Daniel Ribeiro

    Daniel Ribeiro

    LL.M., with honors, Duke (2009); LL.B., UCAM, Brazil (1999)

    Academic Interests:
    Theoretical, empirical, and comparative research on the intersections of public law, decision theory, public policy, social and natural sciences. 

  • Photo of Ori Sharon

    Ori Sharon

    LL.M., Cum Laude, Duke (2013); LL.B./LL.M, Magna Cum Laude, Tel Aviv University, Israel (2009)
    Academic Interests:
    Complex interactions of property law, environmental markets, and moral theory.