Antonia Eliason joined the faculty in 2013 as Assistant Professor of Law. Professor Eliason teaches International Trade Law, International Investment Law, Contracts, EU Law, the Law of Armed Conflict and Law and Science Fiction, and her research focuses on international trade law, particularly issues relating to sustainable development, trade facilitation and the environment, as well as international investment law and Roma rights.
Before joining the faculty, Professor Eliason worked as an associate at Allen & Overy in London in the US Corporate Finance group, focusing on debt and equity securities. Professor Eliason also worked in Allen & Overy’s Hong Kong office, as well as at Credit Suisse in London. Prior to joining Allen & Overy, she interned in the Legal Affairs division of the WTO and clerked for Judge Lenaerts at the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg.
Professor Eliason received her B.S. in Cell & Molecular Biology and Computer Science from the University of Michigan in 2003, her M.A. in European and Eurasian Studies with a concentration in International Economics from George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs in 2004, and her J.D. from the University of Michigan in December 2007, where she was the recipient of a Darrow Scholarship.