Aman Gebru

Visiting Assistant Professor


Doctor of Juridical Sciences (S.J.D.), University of Toronto

Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Intellectual Property Law and Policy, University of Washington

Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) Haramaya University

Areas of Expertise

Corporate Law
Intellectual Property
International Trade Law
Patent Law


Aman Gebru is a Visiting Assistant Professor at Cardozo Law School. His research focuses on issues at the intersection of intellectual property law, innovation policy, development, and inequality. He has published several writings in the area including articles that appeared in or are forthcoming in the Denver Law Review, North Carolina Journal of Law & Technology, John Marshall Review of Intellectual Property Law, and Asper Review of International Business & Trade Law. Before joining Cardozo, he was a Global Postdoctoral Fellow at New York University School of Law. Aman has taught different courses at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law, at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology and at Haramaya University in Ethiopia. He received his Doctor of Juridical Sciences (SJD) from the University of Toronto, an LL.M. in Intellectual Property Law and Policy from the University of Washington, and an LL.B. from Haramaya University. Earlier in his career, Aman worked for Landesa (formerly the Rural Development Institute), a Seattle-based international nonprofit advocating for land rights for the poor and has interned for the Prosecutor's Office of the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda.

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