Sean Murphy

Sean D. Murphy is the Manatt/Ahn Professor of International Law at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. Since 2012, he has been a member of the U.N. International Law Commission, which appointed him special rapporteur for crimes against humanity. From 1987 to 1998, Professor Murphy was an attorney in the Office of the Legal Adviser at the U.S. Department of State, specializing in the law of war, oceans and environmental law, and international dispute resolution. He has served as an arbitrator, counsel, or expert in cases before international courts and tribunals, and is the President-elect of the American Society of International Law.

More posts by this author: