Adelle Blackett

Professor of Law, Canada Research Chair in Transnational Labor Law and Development, McGill University

Adelle Blackett is Professor of Law and Canada Research Chair in Transnational Labor Law and Development at McGill University, where she teaches and researches in the areas of labor and employment law, trade regulation, law and development, critical race theory, and slavery and the law. Blackett has widely published in English, French, and Spanish in the field of transnational labor law. She is author of Everyday Transgressions: Domestic Workers’ Transnational Challenge to International Labour Law (Cornell University Press, 2019) and co-editor of the Research Handbook on Transnational Labour Law (Edward Elgar Publishing, 2015). Blackett holds an LLM and doctorate in law from Columbia University, a BA in History from Queen’s University, and civil law and common law degrees from McGill University.