Paddy Leerssen

Position / Title: 
Open Internet Fellow
Contact: 
leerssen@stanford.edu

Paddy Leerssen is the Open Internet Fellow at the Stanford Center for Internet and Society. His work focuses on digital media and communications law, with a particular emphasis on net neutrality policy. He previously held positions at the Harvard University’s Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society, the University of Amsterdam’s Institute for Information Law (IViR), and the non-governmental organization European Digital Rights (EDRi).

Paddy holds an LL.M. from Harvard Law School, where he studied as a Fulbright Scholar. Previously, he received degrees in law from Maastricht University and the University of Amsterdam.