Amrit Singh

Visiting Lecturer in Law

(spring term)


Amrit Singh is a Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School and Director of the Accountability Division at the Open Society Justice Initiative (OSJI). At OSJI, she conducts strategic litigation on accountability for grave human rights violations worldwide and oversees projects on national security and counterterrorism, anti-corruption, and international justice.

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Amrit Singh

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Education & Curriculum Vitae


B.A., Cambridge University, 1991

M.Phil., Oxford University, 1993

J.D., Yale Law School, 2001

Courses Taught


  • Resisting Contemporary Authoritarianism: Seminar

Amrit Singh is a Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School and Director of the Accountability Division at the Open Society Justice Initiative (OSJI). At OSJI, she conducts strategic litigation on accountability for grave human rights violations worldwide and oversees projects on national security and counterterrorism, anti-corruption, and international justice. Before joining OSJI, she was a staff attorney at the American Civil Liberties Union in New York, where she litigated cases concerning immigrants' rights, national security, and racial justice issues. She also clerked for Judge Miriam Goldman Cedarbaum of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.