James P. Bair
Attorney, Brown Rudnick LLP, Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A., Brandeis; J.D., Northeastern
Professor Bair practices international criminal law and has particular experience with matters involving the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. He has also counseled multinational companies about...Continue Reading
Professor Bair practices international criminal law and has particular experience with matters involving the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. He has also counseled multinational companies about a variety of export regulations and compliance with international trade sanctions. Professor Bair has served as pro bono counsel to a number of international human rights organizations both domestically and abroad and has also designed and edited a forthcoming litigation manual for the American Bar Association's Center for Human Rights.
Prior to joining Georgetown Law, Professor Bair clerked for the Honorable Barbara Lenk of the Massachusetts Appeals Court. At Northeastern Law, he interned at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) in Phnom Penh, where he assisted with the design and implementation of the ECCC's Victims Unit. He also served as an intern to Senator Christopher Dodd on the US Senate Banking Committee, where he was involved in the negotiation and drafting of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.