The Office of Clinical and Pro Bono Programs extends a warm welcome to Vivek Krishnamurthy, a new Clinical Instructor at the Cyberlaw Clinic. Vivek is a graduate of the University of Toronto and the University of Oxford, where he was a Rhodes Scholar. At Yale Law School, Vivek served as a Coker Teaching Fellow, an editor of the Yale Journal of International Law, and a co-director of the Yale Law Review. After clerking for the Hon. Morris J. Fish of the Supreme Court of Canada, Vivek joined Foley Hoag LLP as an associate in its Corporate Social Responsibility and International Litigation practices. In this capacity, Vivek advised corporate clients on a range of business and human rights challenges and represented foreign governments and other clients in cases before domestic and international courts.
Vivek brings to the Cyberlaw Clinic his extensive experience with domestic and international litigation, privacy and data security, and counselling technology companies on social responsibility and human rights issues. He will contribute to the Clinic’s core work on domestic tech law issues while also expanding its practice into the international arena.