Benjamin Perrin


Tel:  604.822.1208
Fax: 604.822.8108
Office Location: Allard Hall, 363


Benjamin Perrin teaches and researches in the areas of criminal law and international law. He joined UBC in 2007 and is a senior fellow at the Macdonald Laurier Institute for Public Policy. He previously served as a law clerk at the Supreme Court of Canada and was a special advisor in the Office of the Prime Minister.

Professor Perrin’s upcoming book Overdose: Heartbreak and Hope in Canada’s Opioid Crisis is being published with Penguin Random House in March 2020. Visit for more info.


  • Criminal Law & Procedure
  • Transnational Law

Representative Published Works

Publications listed on the Law Library Faculty Research Publications Database.