Paras Shah

Legal Editor

Paras Shah (@pshah518) is a Legal Editor at Just Security and an Adjunct Professor of Law at NYU. Prior to joining Just Security, Paras clerked for Judge Joshua Deahl on the District of Columbia Court of Appeals and represented clients in white collar matters and government investigations at O’Melveny & Myers LLP. Paras is Host and Executive Producer of the Just Security Podcast. His research interests include administrative law, international human rights and humanitarian law, disability rights, civil procedure, and press freedom.

Paras is a member of the National Press Club and has a Master’s in Journalism from NYU. He is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley and Harvard Law School. Paras is also on LinkedIn.

Articles by this author:

The Just Security Podcast NATO’s Washington Summit: Russia’s War on Ukraine Tests Alliance

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Jul 12th, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: Presidential Immunity After Trump v. United States

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Jul 3rd, 2024

Divided Supreme Court Hands Trump Broad Immunity for Prosecution for Official Acts

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Jul 1st, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: ICC Arrest Warrants for Russian Attacks on Ukraine’s Power Grid

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Jun 28th, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: Attacks on Health in Armed Conflict

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Jun 24th, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: Protecting Cultural Heritage During Armed Conflict

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Jun 14th, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: ‘The Walls Have Eyes’ Book Talk — Surviving Migration in The Age of Artificial Intelligence

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Jun 7th, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: A Landmark Court Opinion on the Ocean and Climate Change

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May 28th, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: Courtroom Views from Inside Trump’s New York Criminal Trial

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May 24th, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: A Request for ICC Arrest Warrants and the Israel-Hamas War

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May 20th, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: The ‘Year of Climate’ in International Courts

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May 8th, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: Harm to Women in War Goes Beyond Sexual Violence: `Obstetric Violence’ Neglected

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Apr 26th, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: The Starvation War Crime in Sudan and Gaza

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Apr 4th, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: A Russian Legal Scholar in Exile on the Future of Resistance to Putin

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Mar 29th, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: Crisis in Haiti

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Mar 19th, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: International Law in the Face of Russia’s Aggression in Ukraine: The View from Lviv

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Mar 15th, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: A Syrian War Crimes Verdict in a Dutch Court

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Feb 16th, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: Russia’s Political Prisoners and Their Lawyers: Vladimir Kara-Murza’s Case Highlights the Risks

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Feb 5th, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: How Should the World Regulate Artificial Intelligence?

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Feb 2nd, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: ICJ Provisional Measures in South Africa v. Israel

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Jan 26th, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: A Human Rights Law Returns to Spark Debate on U.S. Arms Sales

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Jan 19th, 2024

The Just Security Podcast: Can the World Move Away from Fossil Fuels?

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Dec 22nd, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: Disinformation and Threats Ahead of the 2024 U.S. Elections

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Dec 19th, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: Toward a Goldilocks Deal on 702 Surveillance Reform

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Dec 5th, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: Protecting Civic Space at the U.N. Climate Talks

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Nov 29th, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: Counterterrorism and Human Rights (Part 2 Spyware and Data Collection)

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Nov 27th, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: Counterterrorism and Human Rights (Part I Root Causes, Guantanamo, and Northeast Syria)

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Nov 20th, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: The Dangers of Using AI to Ban Books

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Oct 27th, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: The Siege of Gaza

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Oct 20th, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: An Insider View of the Defense Department with Colin Kahl

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Oct 6th, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: U.N. General Assembly Recap

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Sep 29th, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: A Fourth Amendment Privacy Paradox

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Sep 22nd, 2023

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