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Xi Zhang

Xi Zhang JSD

Dissertation Title: TBD

Dissertation Supervisor: Professor Moshe Halbertal


Xi Zhang is a JSD candidate from China. His academic interests include jurisprudence, political and moral philosophy, Chinese legal thoughts, and the sociology of law. Xi graduated from the LL.M. program (Legal Theory track) at NYU School of Law (2018), and also worked as a Junior Research Scholar at NYU School of Law (2018-2019) after graduation. Prior to his graduate studies, Xi worked as a transactional lawyer in the Shanghai office of Latham & Watkins LLP (2016) and Beijing office of Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP (2014-2015). Xi received his Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Economics (dual major) from Peking University (2014) in China.