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About Claire Germain

M.L.L., University of Denver. Beta Phi Mu. M.C.L., Louisiana State University School of Law Licence-en-Droit (LL.B), University of Paris XII Licence- ès-Lettres, (German), cum laude, University of Paris III, Sorbonne Nouvelle.
Teaching and Scholarship:
French Law; Comparative Law; International and Foreign Legal Research; Legal Information and Technology
Professional Activities:
University of Florida: Joined college in 2011 as Associate Dean for Legal Information; Clarence J. TeSelle Professor of Law, Frederic G. Levin College of Law
Previous Academic Experience:
Cornell Law School, Edward Cornell Law Librarian and Professor of Law, 1993-2011; Director, Dual Degree Programs, Paris & Berlin, 2002- 2011; Duke University School of Law Library, Associate Director, 1989-93; Assistant Librarian, 1977-1988.
Professional Associations:
American Association of Law Libraries; International Federation of Library Associations; American Association of Law Schools; American Bar Association.
Professional Honors:
Chevalier (Knight), French Legion of Honor. Professor Emerita, Cornell Law School. Chair, Section on Law Libraries, International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA); Consultant, International Criminal Court, The Hague, The Netherlands; International Criminal Court for Rwanda, Arusha, Tanzania; Supreme Court of Puerto Rico; Elected to International Academy of Comparative Law, 2013.


Present Clarence J. TeSelle Professor of Law, University of Florida Levin College of Law

Contact Information

Mailing Address:
Box #117628 Gainesville, FL 32611