TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10, 9:00 AM UPDATE: Georgetown Law will open at 11:00 am on Tuesday, December 10, 2013, with liberal leave in effect. The Law Library will open at its regular hour. All in-class exams scheduled to begin at 9:00 am will begin at 1:30 pm.
All designated emergency employees must report to work on time. All other employees are expected to report to work by 11:00 am. Employees may take unscheduled leave, but should contact their supervisor to discuss the needs of their unit and individual circumstances.
Special events and programs scheduled to start before 11:00 am will be delayed and may be cancelled. Please check with your program planner to determine status.
Thomas C. Black
Senior Counsel for Litigation and Legal Policy, U.S. Department of Justice, Office of International Affairs, Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A., Gettysburg College; J.D., Duquesne
Professor Black is Senior Counsel for Litigation and Legal Policy in the Office of International Affairs at the U.S. Department of Justice where he helps...Continue Reading
Professor Black is Senior Counsel for Litigation and Legal Policy in the Office of International Affairs at the U.S. Department of Justice where he helps supervise and coordinate the litigation in federal courts across the country of international extradition and legal assistance requests from foreign countries. Prior to holding that position, Professor Black was a Trial Attorney and then Associate Director for South America in that office, in which positions he worked closely with prosecutors, judges and other law enforcement personnel in the United States, as well as Latin America, on international extradition and mutual legal assistance matters involving a wide range of transnational criminal investigations and prosecutions. Professor Black also spent over 16 years as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the District of Columbia, including eight years as Deputy Chief of the Appellate Division. Before that he was a Trial Attorney in the Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division.
Professor Black currently teaches a course titled “Role of the Federal Prosecutor” as a member of the adjunct faculty at Georgetown Law.