Benjamin L. Liebman

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Benjamin L. Liebman
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Benjamin L. Liebman
Born 1969 (age 47–48)
Nationality American
Alma mater Harvard Law School
University of Oxford
Yale University
Occupation Jurist
Parent(s) Lance Liebman
Carol B. Liebman
Relatives Jeffrey B. Liebman (brother)

Benjamin L. Liebman (born 1969) is the Robert L. Lieff Professor of Law and the director of the Center for Chinese Legal Studies at Columbia Law School. He is widely regarded as one of the world's pre-eminent scholars of contemporary Chinese law.[1] He is the son of Lance Liebman, who is a professor at Columbia Law School and the former director of the American Law Institute, and of Carol B. Liebman, also a professor at Columbia Law School. He is the brother of Jeffrey B. Liebman, who is currently the executive associate director of the Office of Management and Budget within the administration of President Barack Obama.

On February 9, 2012, Liebman met with Vice President of the United States Joe Biden at the White House to discuss human rights in China.[2]