Jennifer Daphne Lim

Human Rights Student Scholar (email)

Jennifer Daphne Lim is an LL.M (International Legal Studies) candidate at New York University. Her research interests lie in law and development, human rights and global governance, in particular regulation of and by international institutions. She has significant expertise in government litigation and legal policy, most recently advising on the human rights impacts of legislative reforms including justice, health and environmental issues. She previously practised as a crown solicitor, acting for the Commonwealth of Australia in administrative and tort law cases. Jennifer was a law clerk to Justice Beach of the Federal Court of Australia and case reporter for the Federal Court Reports. She holds a Bachelor of Arts/Law with Honours from the University of Melbourne and was an Australian representative at the Georgetown Center for Transnational Legal Studies. From her interest in wellbeing for lawyers, she is the co-creator of podcast Compos Mentis.