Ashkhen Kazaryan is a Legal Fellow at TechFreedom. She writes and advocates for free speech, privacy and limited government surveillance. Ashkhen received her Specialist in Law degree summa cum laude from Lomonosov MSU in 2012. She holds a Masters of Law Degree from Yale Law, where she served as an Articles Editor of Yale Journal of Law and Feminism, Senior Editor of Yale Law and Policy Review and Editor of Yale Journal of Law and Technology. She is completing her PhD in Law at the Law School of Lomonosov Moscow State University (thesis on Legal Regulation of Art Market). Ashkhen worked as the leading legal analyst at the High Intellectual Property Court. In 2013-2014 she was Fox Fellow at Yale. She is a proud supporter of New England Patriots and Broadway musical enthusiast.