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: A Syrian War Crimes Verdict in a Dutch Court

by , , and

Feb 16th, 2024

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

by , , , and

Feb 5th, 2024

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

by , , and

Feb 2nd, 2024

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

by , , , and

Jan 26th, 2024

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

by and

Jan 19th, 2024

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

by , , , and

Dec 22nd, 2023

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

by , , , and

Dec 19th, 2023

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

by , , , , , and

Dec 5th, 2023

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

by , , , and

Nov 29th, 2023

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

by , , , and

Nov 27th, 2023

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

by , , , and

Nov 20th, 2023

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

by , , , and

Oct 27th, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: The Siege of Gaza

by , , , and

Oct 20th, 2023

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

by , , , and

Oct 6th, 2023

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

by , , , and

Sep 29th, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: A Fourth Amendment Privacy Paradox

by , , , and

Sep 22nd, 2023

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

by , , , and

Sep 11th, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: The UN’s R2P Problem

by , , , and

Sep 1st, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: A New Standard for Evidence of Civilian Harm?

by , , , , and

Aug 25th, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: The Trump Indictment in Georgia

by , , , , and

Aug 17th, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: An Update on the Trump Classified Documents Case

by , , , , and

Aug 10th, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: Potential Rwandan Aggression Against the Democratic Republic of the Congo

by , , , , and

Jul 28th, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: Insiders’ Views of Espionage Act Trials

by , , , , , and

Jul 17th, 2023

The Just Security Podcast: Recapping the NATO Summit

by , , , , and

Jul 12th, 2023

1 2 3