Chris Brummer

law professor

Chris Brummer (born 1975) is an American law professor at Georgetown University Law Center, and author of Soft Law and the Global Financial System: Rule Making in the 21st Century and Minilateralism: How Trade Alliances, Soft Law and Financial Engineering are Redefining Economic Statecraft


  • The appeal of any agreement depends on its terms.
    • Written testimony before European Parliament Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs, March 17, 2014.

"Minilateralism: A New Book from Atlantic Council Expert, Chris Brummer", April 24, 2014 -

"Populism’s Minilateral Foreign Policy", June 2, 2017 -

  • Chris Brummer - Georgetown law professor, finance and trade scholar, commentator