About Scott Anderson
Scott R. Anderson is a Senior Editor and Counsel for Lawfare, a Senior Fellow with the National Security Law Program at Columbia Law School, and a Visiting Fellow in Governance Studies at the Brookings Institution. Anderson is an expert in foreign relations law, international law, and national security law and policy, particularly as they relate to the Middle East region. Anderson previously served as an attorney-adviser for the U.S. Department of State and as the legal adviser for the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, Iraq. In addition, he has taught at both the Georgetown University Law Center and Columbia Law School. Anderson is a graduate of the University of Virginia and Yale Law School.