Ryan Goodman

Co-Editor-in-Chief

Ryan Goodman (@rgoodlaw) is founding co-editor-in-chief of Just Security. He is the Anne and Joel Ehrenkranz Professor of Law and Co-Director of the Reiss Center on Law and Security at New York University School of Law. He served as Special Counsel to the General Counsel of the Department of Defense (2015-16).

Ryan is also a Professor of Politics and Professor of Sociology at NYU. He was the inaugural Rita E. Hauser Professor of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law at Harvard Law School. He received a J.D. from Yale Law School, a Ph.D. from Yale University, and a B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin. He is a member of the Department of State’s Advisory Committee on International Law, a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, a member of the US Naval War College’s Board of Advisers for International Law Studies, a Distinguished Fellow at the National Institute of Military Justice, and a former member of the Board of Editors of the American Journal of International Law. Ryan is also on LinkedIn.

Areas of Expertise: National Security Law, International Law, Law of Armed Conflict, Use of Force, Human Rights Law.

 

Articles by this author:

Mar-a-Lago Clearinghouse: All Key Documents in the Special Counsel Investigation

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Dec 1st, 2022

Giving Tuesday: Please Support Just Security with a Tax-Deductible Donation

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Nov 29th, 2022

Our Prosecution Memo Points the Way for the Special Counsel

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Nov 21st, 2022

Mar-a-Lago Model Prosecution Memo

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Nov 17th, 2022

Tracker: Evidence of Trump’s Knowledge and Involvement in Retaining Mar-a-Lago Documents

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Sep 29th, 2022

Citizens Guide to January 6th Hearings: Comprehensive Account of the Evidentiary Record

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Sep 7th, 2022

January 6 Clearinghouse

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Sep 7th, 2022

Trump Associate’s Stated Plan to Publicly Release “Declassified” Documents

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Aug 18th, 2022

8 Top Experts on Strength of Dominion Suing Trump for Defamation, If It Wants To

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Jul 19th, 2022

Timeline: False Alternate Slate of Electors Scheme, Donald Trump and His Close Associates

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Jul 18th, 2022

Strongest Evidence of Guilt: Chart Tracking Trump’s Knowledge and Intent in Efforts to Overturn the Election

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Jul 11th, 2022

8 Top Former Prosecutors, Senior DOJ Officials on Key New Evidence in Effort to Pressure Pence

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Jun 18th, 2022

Primer on the Hearings of the January 6th Select Committee

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Jun 2nd, 2022

How Best to Fund the International Criminal Court

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May 27th, 2022

Toward a Better Accounting of the Human Toll in Putin’s War of Aggression

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May 24th, 2022

Defense Dept Law of War Manual and Its Unintended Readings: On Civilians Assuming Risk of Harm

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May 13th, 2022

Surveying Evidence of How Trump’s Actions Activated Jan. 6 Rioters

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May 12th, 2022

Top Cover: Congressional Republicans Pave Way for US Policy Shift on Int’l Criminal Court

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Apr 13th, 2022

A Warm Welcome to Just Security’s New Editorial Board Members!

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Apr 12th, 2022

中国向俄罗斯提供军事援助违反国际法的根据所在

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Mar 17th, 2022

Чому надання Китаєм військової допомоги Росії порушуватиме міжнародне право

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Mar 17th, 2022

Why China Giving Military Assistance to Russia Would Violate International Law

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Mar 17th, 2022

Model Indictment for Crime of Aggression Against Ukraine: Prosecutor v. President Vladimir Putin

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Mar 14th, 2022

The Good Governance Papers: A “Report Card” Wrap-Up of 2022 Updates

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Mar 1st, 2022

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