Jeanmarie Fenrich

Jeanmarie Fenrich is the Director of Special Projects, Africa, at the Leitner Center for International Law and Justice at Fordham Law School. Fenrich previously acted as the Center’s Executive Director. From 2003 to 2006 she was the secretary of the International Human Rights Committee for the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, and she was previously an Adjunct Professor and Visiting Assistant Professor at Fordham Law School, where her principal subjects were Civil Procedure, UN Security Council and Enforcement of the UN Charter, and International Human Rights Drafting. Fenrich’s writing has been published in numerous publications including Fordham Law Review, Fordham International Law Journal, and Fordham Environmental Law Review. She co-edited The Future of African Customary Law with Tracy Higgins and Paolo Galizzi. She joined the PEN America Board in 2013.