Paras Shah

Postgraduate Fellow

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. His research interests include international human rights and humanitarian law, disability rights, civil procedure, and press freedom.

Paras is a member of the National Press Club and 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: Insiders’ Views of Espionage Act Trials

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Jul 17th, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: The Classification Process Declassified

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Jun 2nd, 2023

Early Edition: May 8, 2023

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May 8th, 2023

Early Edition: May 1, 2023

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May 1st, 2023

A Right to Spy? The Legality and Morality of Espionage

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Mar 15th, 2023

Just Security Podcast: A Year in Russia’s War Against Ukraine: Forging a US Response

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Feb 24th, 2023

Just Security Podcast: Unfinished Business of January 6th Committee

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Jan 6th, 2023

Congress Passes Justice for Victims of War Crimes Act


Dec 22nd, 2022

The Just Security Podcast: The Conclusion of the January 6th Committee

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Dec 21st, 2022

The Just Security Podcast: Civilian Protection and War Powers in the 2023 National Defense Bill

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Dec 17th, 2022

Just Security Podcast: The Balance of Power in a New Senate

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Dec 9th, 2022

Just Security Podcast: Recapping the U.N. Climate Talks

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Dec 3rd, 2022

The Just Security Podcast: United States v. Trump – A Model Prosecution Memo for Mar-a-Lago


Nov 18th, 2022

Just Security Podcast: The FBI’s January 6th Intelligence Failures


Nov 10th, 2022

Just Security Podcast: Getting Into Putin’s Head


Nov 6th, 2022

Just Security Podcast: The Biden Administration’s Secret Drone Policy (Pilot Episode)


Nov 5th, 2022

Early Edition: August 29, 2022

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Aug 29th, 2022