Wilson Center Experts
Jerome Cohen is a professor of law at New York University School of Law, co-director of its US-Asia Law Institute, a senior fellow for Asia Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, and of counsel at the international law firm Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP. Mr. Cohen was previously a professor of law, Associate Dean and director of East Asian Legal Studies at Harvard Law School. He has a J.D. from Yale Law School. He has written and edited several books and published many articles on China's legal system and Chinese attitudes toward international law.