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Ashika Singh

Ashika Singh

Forrester Fellow and Instructor in Legal Research and Writing
AB, magna cum laude, 2000, Harvard University; MPhil, 2002, University of Cambridge; JD, magna cum laude, 2005, New York University School of Law

E-mail: asingh8@tulane.edu 
Telephone: 504.865.5965
Office: Weinmann Hall,  351-D

Ashika Singh, an attorney with background in international affairs and human rights law, joined Tulane Law School in the fall of 2015 as a Forrester Fellow.

Singh's research focuses on international law, particularly on the law of war and international human rights law, and the relationship between the two.

She comes to Tulane Law from the U.S. State Department, where she served for four years as an attorney-adviser in the Office of the Legal Adviser, most recently in the Office of Political-Military Affairs. At the State Department, Singh worked on a range of sensitive legal issues relating to national security, including detention at Guantanamo Bay and other law of war matters. 

During law school, Singh served as an editor for the New York University Law Review and was inducted into the Order of the Coif. After earning her JD, she worked as a litigation associate at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton in New York. She was a law clerk for Judge Norman H. Stahl on the 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Boston and also clerked at the ICC International Court of Arbitration in Paris.


Fall 2016 - Legal Research & Writing
Spring 2017 - Legal Research & Writing

Professor Singh's CV



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