Trevor N. White

Trevor graduated with a J.D. with Specialization in International Legal Affairs from Cornell Law School in 2016. He earned his undergraduate degree in English (Honors) with Creative Writing Emphasis, cum laude, from the University of Washington in 2013.

While at Cornell, Trevor served as a Managing Editor for the Cornell Law Review, sat on the Moot Court Board, and took the school’s team to regional semifinals in the 2016 Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition. He studied abroad at the Sorbonne Institute in Paris in 2014, and in 2015 he volunteered with the International Refugee Assistance Project, the National Coalition Against Censorship, and the Gibson Law Firm in Ithaca. In his last year of law school, he also contributed to several projects in Cornell’s International Human Rights Clinic.

Did You Know? Trevor has also acted as a Junior Associate with the Global Catastrophic Risk Institute, writing several pieces on how future generations can hold robots and artificial intelligence responsible for any harm they cause.



  • University of Washington, B.A., cum laude
  • Cornell Law School, J.D.-I.L.A


  • Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition, Northeast Regional Semifinalist (2016)
  • Cornell Law Review, Managing Editor
  • Moot Court Board