Roger Alford

Professor of Law; concurrent professor in the Keough School of Global Affairs

3118 Eck Hall of Law
University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN 46556

(574) 631-3771
ralford@nd.edu

Roger Alford


Areas of expertise: International trade; international arbitration; international relations; private international law; Nobel Peace Prize


Roger Alford is associate dean for graduate and international programs and professor of law at the Notre Dame Law School. He also is the academic director of Notre Dame’s London Global Gateway and a concurrent professor in the Keough School of Global Affairs.

Alford earned his J.D. with honors from New York University. He also holds degrees from Edinburgh University, Southern Seminary, and Baylor University. He served as a law clerk to Judge James Buckley of the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit and Judge Richard Allison of the Iran-United States Claims Tribunal in The Hague. He practiced law with Hogan & Hartson (now Hogan Lovells) in Washington, D.C., and also was a senior legal advisor to the Claims Resolution Tribunal for Dormant Activities in Switzerland.