Yanbai Andrea Wang’s scholarship addresses empirical, conceptual, and normative questions related to transnational litigation and global governance. Her projects examine how international rules change over time, and the role of American courts and procedure in the world. She teaches global litigation, federal litigation, and legal research and writing.
Before joining Stanford Law School, Andrea was a litigation attorney at Latham & Watkins and Vinson & Elkins. She worked on matters relating to antitrust regulation across borders, the recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments, and the Alien Tort Claims Act. Andrea clerked for the Honorable M. Margaret McKeown of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. She holds a J.D. from Stanford Law School, a doctorate in international relations from the University of Oxford, and a B.A. in molecular biology from Princeton University. Andrea is also Senior Fellow at the Center for Innovation in Global Health at Stanford School of Medicine and was previously Fellow at the Stanford Center for Law and the Biosciences.
BA (Molecular Biology), Princeton University, 2005
MPhil (International Relations), University of Oxford, 2007
JD, Stanford Law School, 2011
DPhil (International Relations), University of Oxford, 2014