Georgetown Law offers one of the largest transnational law programs in the world. With an ideal location and a multi-building campus that includes a new international and comparative law library, Georgetown Law is a leader in global legal education.
Georgetown is committed to preparing all of its students for a legal career in this increasingly globalized society. The array of course and seminar offerings at the Law Center dealing with transnational, international, and comparative law in many forms is the most comprehensive in the nation. The distinguished full-time faculty at Georgetown is joined by visiting scholars from around the world and by a wide array of Washington D.C. practitioners in the public and private sector.
Georgetown offers clinics, law journals, internships and study abroad programs that provide students the opportunity to focus on international, comparative and transnational law. Law Center classes and activities are enhanced by students who come here from more than 70 countries and from every corner of the globe.
Located in the heart of the nation's capital, Georgetown Law has created an unparalleled environment for transnational education and scholarship.
News and Events
April 16, 2014: The Human Rights Institute at Georgetown Law cordially invites you to remarks by Visiting Professor of Law, Richard Goldstone on "Social & Economic Rights in South Africa" in Hotung Room 2000, starting from 4:15pm. No RSVP is required.
April 16, 2014: The O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law and Law Asia will present "From SFDA to CFDA: The Challenges and Opportunities of China Food and Drug Administration", from 1:30-2:30pm, at McD 437. Speakers include Xiangyu Li and Junhua Bai, both from Shanghai Food and Drug Administration, China. All are welcome.
April 16, 2014: Law Asia invites to "Careers Talk What About the World Bank?" to be given by Professor Lichtenstein on Thurday Apr. 16, from 12:00 to 2:00pm at Hotung 1008.
April 9, 2014: Georgetown Global Law Scholars and Lawyers for Corporate Accountability cordially invite you to Bit by Bit: Using Bilateral Investment Treaties to Protect Stakeholders on Wednesday, April 9, from 2:30 to 5:30pm, at McD 205 (conference 2:30-4:30pm) and Hart Upper Lobby (post conference reception 4:30-5:30pm). For more information, please click here or contact Adina Appelbaum at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
April 9, 2014: The Institute of International Economic Law (IIEL) will hold a research workshop on April 9th, from 3:30 to 5:30pm in Hotung 5021, during which Issac Pflaum will present his research paper on "Challenges faced by the US and international legal frameworks in regulating the BitCoin Network: Virtual currency is just the beginning."
April 8, 2014: International Financial Regulation in the Post-Crisis Era: Symposium and Book Launch will be held on the 12 floor of Gewirz Student Center on Tuesday, April 8, from 9:00am to 3:30pm. For details of the event, please click here.
April 7, 2014: Human Rights Institute invites you to the 9th annual Samuel Dash Conference on Human Rights - Multilateral Development Banks & Human Rights: Issues, Challenges, Opportunities on Monday, April 7, from 9:30am to 5:30pm, on the 12th Floor of Gewirz Student Center. For more information, click here.