Faculty Profiles

Ryan McCarl

Ryan McCarl

PULSE Fellow in Artificial Intelligence, Law, and Policy
B.A. University of Chicago, 2008
M.A. University of Chicago, 2008
M.A. University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, 2010
J.D. University of Chicago Law School, 2014

Ryan McCarl is a PULSE Fellow in Artificial Intelligence, Law, and Policy at UCLA School of Law for 2019-2021. His fellowship research will focus on societal impacts, assessment, public policy, law, and other potential governance mechanisms for artificial intelligence and related technologies. He was previously an Associate Attorney for Hueston Hennigan LLP, and at WilmerHale LLP.

McCarl received his B.A. in Political Science and his M.A. in International Relations from the University of Chicago, his M.A. in Education from the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, and his J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School where he was a staff member of The Chicago Journal of International Law. After law school, he clerked for the Honorable David M. Ebel of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.

McCarl’s publications have appeared in the Stanford Journal of International Law, Hastings Constitutional Law Quarterly, and Real Estate Law Journal among others.