Kevin Fandl

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Kevin J. Fandl is an Assistant Professor of Legal Studies and Strategic Global Management at the Fox School of Business at Temple University.  He has a decade of federal service experience, most recently as the Chief of Staff for international trade and intellectual property at U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. He previously served as Senior Counsel to the Assistant Secretary, among other roles within the Department of Homeland Security.   


Kevin is an active researcher and lecturer both domestically and abroad.  His work focuses on law and public policy issues that have an international nexus.  The foundations of his research include rule of law in emerging economies, international trade, and immigration law and policy.  He has published three books and numerous journal articles addressing these and similar topics.  He has served as a legal expert for the World Bank and the Organization of American States and is a former Fulbright Scholar and Presidential Management Fellow.  He consults and lectures regularly with law firms and universities around the world, often delivering lectures on U.S. law to assist foreign law and business practitioners as they expand into the global legal market.  As part of this work, Kevin is the Course Advisor for Legal English at the International Law Institute in Washington, D.C., where he trains foreign judges, dignitaries, and practitioners on U.S. law and business topics. 


Kevin earned his Ph.D. in Public Policy from George Mason University in 2010. He earned his JD in law and MA in International Relations in 2003 from the American University.  He is licensed to practice law in New York, Massachusetts, and Washington, D.C.  Kevin lives in Chevy Chase, Maryland. 




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