Clare O’Hare

Fellow and Visiting Associate Professor at The University of Notre Dame

Clare O’Hare is a dual-qualified lawyer with a background in law and international relations. Ms. O’Hare is admitted to practice in England & Wales (2007) and Ireland (2014) and spent the majority of her career in practice with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in London and Dubai working on complex cross-border financial transactions and insolvency matters. Ms. O’Hare has spoken at numerous conferences in the Middle East and in the US and has been invited to speak at the OECD’s 2020 Global Anti-Corruption & Integrity Forum in Paris.

Clare O’Hare is a JSD Candidate at the Law School at University of Notre Dame. Before joining the Law School Ms. O’Hare received an M.A. in Political Science from the University of Notre Dame and prior to this she obtained an LL.B. in Laws & French Law from Trinity College Dublin, an LL.M. from the University of Cambridge, and a Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy from the Fletcher School at Tufts University. Ms. O’Hare’s doctoral dissertation focuses on the growth of commercial courts in the new competition for dispute resolution services across the globe.