Meg Satterthwaite

Meg Satterthwaite

Just Security Alumna

Margaret Satterthwaite (@SatterthwaiteML) is Professor of Clinical Law at NYU School of Law, where she is a Faculty Director of the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice and director of the Global Justice Clinic. Satterthwaite’s recent scholarship includes Gender, National Security and Counter-Terrorism: Human Rights Perspectives (co-edited with Jayne Huckerby, 2013), and The Legal Regime Governing Transfer of Persons in the Fight Against Terrorism, forthcoming in Counter-Terrorism and International Law: Meeting the Challenges (van den Herik & Schrijver, eds.). Satterthwaite often serves as a consultant or advisor to U.N. agencies and has worked for a variety of human rights organizations, including Amnesty International, Human Rights First, the Haitian Commission Nationale de Verité et de Justice, and Street Law.

Areas of Expertise: Human Rights Law, National Security Law, Targeted Killings, International Law, Gender Issues, Rendition and the Law of Informal Transfer