Levin College of Law

Zachary D. Kaufman

Professor of Law


Professor Zachary D. Kaufman, J.D., Ph.D., is an award-winning scholar and practitioner of Criminal Law, International Law, National Security Law, and Transitional Justice. His full biography is available here.


J.D., Yale Law School
D.Phil. (Ph.D.), Oxford University (Marshall Scholar)
M.Phil., Oxford University (Marshall Scholar)
B.A., Yale University

Teaching and Scholarship

Criminal Law, International Law, National Security Law, Transitional Justice




Law Review Articles and Essays

Book Chapters and Other Book Sections

 Book Reviews

  • The Pinochet Effect, 32 Yale Journal of International Law 294 (2007) (reviewing Naomi Roht-Arriaza, The Pinochet Effect: Transnational Justice in the Age of Human Rights (2005)).
  • Designing Criminal Tribunals, 10 Yale Human Rights & Development Law Journal 209 (2007) (reviewing Lilian A. Barria & Steven D. Roper, Designing Criminal Tribunals: Sovereignty and International Concerns in the Protection of Human Rights (2006)).

Selected Commentary