E15 Experts are leading thinkers and practitioners from developed and developing countries reflecting a wide range of perspectives on trade and sustainable development. The experts’ participation in any E15 activity is on a personal basis and does not represent an official commitment of the organisations they are affiliated with.


Jennifer Hillman

Professor of International Law, Georgetown Law School
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Jennifer Hillman is a professor of international law at Georgetown Law School in Washington DC, teaching and writing about international trade, investment and economic law.  She has had a distinguished career in public service, having served as a member of the WTO Appellate Body, as a Commissioner at the U.S. International Trade Commission, as the General Counsel and Ambassador/Chief Textile Negotiator at the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, and as the legislative director for U.S. Senator Terry Sanford (NC).  She is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the Board of Visitors of the Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke University.  She was formerly a partner at the law firm of Cassidy Levy Kent, a former fellow at the German Marshall Fund of the US and a former member of the selection committee for Truman Scholars.  She is a graduate of Duke University and the Harvard Law School.