YCC Leadership

The leadership of the YCC includes younger comparative law scholars from around the world.

They work as part of the Committee and the YCC Advisory Groups to fulfill the mission of the YCC to identify younger comparative law scholars in the ASCL and worldwide, support their scholarship, cultivate mentorship opportunities, and facilitate the scholarly exchange of ideas and research in all areas of comparative law. 

YCC Committee

Vera Korzun

YCC Co-Chair

Associate Professor of Law, University of Akron School of Law


Alyssa King

YCC Treasurer

Assistant Professor, Queen’s University Faculty of Law

Michael Da Silva

YCC Vice-Chair

Lecturer, University of Southampton Law School

Sara Ross

YCC Co-Chair

Assistant Professor of Law, Dalhousie University Schulich School of Law


Claudia Haupt

YCC Committee Member

Associate Professor of Law and Political Science, Northeastern University

YCC Advisory Groups

Scholarship Advisory Group

  • Clare Ryan, Assistant Professor of Law, The University of Alabama School of Law (Chair)
  • Se-shauna Wheatle, Associate Professor of Law, Durham Law School, University of Durham
  • Alan K. Koh, Assistant Professor of Law, Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University
  • Matthew S. Erie, Member of the Law Faculty, Associate Professor of Modern Chinese Studies, University of Oxford
  • Asees Bhasin, Senior Research Fellow, Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy, Yale Law School

Affiliates AND ENGAGEMENT advisory group

  • Yueh-Ping (Alex) Yang, Assistant Professor of Law, National Taiwan University (Chair)
  • Akshaya Kamalnath, Senior Lecturer, Australian National University College of Law
  • Tamar Groswald Ozery, Assistant Professor, Department of Asian Studies, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Sergio Alberto Gramitto Ricci, Jacobson Fellow – Law and Business Entrepreneurship Fellow, NYU School of Law