Claudia Flores is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Law and Director of the International Human Rights Clinic (IHRC). IHRC works to promote and protect the human rights of individuals and communities globally. Prior to joining the clinical faculty, Flores was a partner in the civil rights practice of Hughes Socol Piers Resnick & Dym, Ltd. Previously, she served as constitutional and legal advisor for the United Nations in East Timor and Zimbabwe. She also managed a program of the American Center for International Labor Solidarity to combat human trafficking in Indonesia and was a staff attorney at the American Civil Liberties Union Foundation in the Women’s Rights Project. Flores was a Skadden Arps fellow at the International Women’s Human Rights Clinic at City University of New York School of Law and law clerk for US Court of Appeals Judge Harry Pregerson. She earned her JD from New York University School of Law where she was a Root-Tilden-Kern scholar and received her BA in philosophy from the University of Chicago.