Beatrice Walton

Beatrice Walton

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Beatrice Walton (@beawalton) holds a JD from Yale Law School. From 2018-19, she served as judicial fellow at the International Court of Justice in The Hague, where she clerked for H.E. Judge Kirill Gevorgian and H.E. Judge (ad hoc) Leonid Skotnikov. She has also served as an assistant at the UN International Law Commission. In law school, Beatrice was a Kerry Fellow at the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs and a Herbert J. Hansell student fellow at the Center for Global Legal Challenges. Before law school, she obtained an M.Phil. (with distinction) in International Relations & Politics from the University of Cambridge, where her research focused on Russian approaches to international law, and an A.B. (summa cum laude) in Government & Russia, Eastern Europe, and Central Asia Studies from Harvard College. She co-authored the 2020 Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition problem.