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Rachel D. Brewster

Assistant Professor of Law, Harvard Law School
J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 2003
Ph.D., University of North Carolina
B.A., University of Virginia

Visiting professor Rachel Brewster teaches the course Corruption and Development. Her scholarly research and teaching focus on the areas of international law and international relations theory and international trade.

Brewster is an assistant professor of law at Harvard Law School and an affiliate faculty member of the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs at Harvard University. Previously, Brewster served as a Bigelow Fellow at the University of Chicago Law School, clerked for Judge Phyllis A. Kravitch of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit and served as legal counsel in the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative.

She received her bachelor's and law degrees from the University of Virginia, where she was an articles editor for the Virginia Law Review. She holds a doctorate in political science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she received the John Patrick Hagan Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching.