Students Argue Before Distinguished Judges at Beaudry Moot Court Competition

Posted on April 10, 2017

Not every law student going to a job interview is able to say that he or she once mooted a case in front of a former solicitor general, two federal judges, a talented Supreme Court practitioner...

Georgetown Law Holds 45th “Street Law” Tournament for Local Youth

Posted on April 7, 2017

WHAT At Georgetown Law’s 45th “Street Law” Mock Trial Tournament, 300 students from area public high schools will play the roles of prosecutors and defense lawyers in a hypothetical case where two teenage co-defendants have been charged...

2017 Dash Conference Highlights International Criminal Justice

Posted on April 6, 2017

What is the status of international criminal justice today? How might current U.S. leadership impact human rights? The 2017 Samuel Dash Conference on Human Rights, “Global Criminal Justice: Accomplishments, Challenges, and Future Directions” at Georgetown Law...

Georgetown Law Spotlights Global Criminal Justice at 2017 Dash Conference on Human Rights

Posted on March 29, 2017

WHATWhere does the global criminal justice system stand? How might current U.S. leadership impact the nation’s engagement with human rights issues? The 2017 Samuel Dash Conference on Human Rights, co-sponsored by the Georgetown Journal of International...

Georgetown Law Students, Professors Play Big Role in Supreme Court Win on Behalf of Children with Disabilities

Posted on March 28, 2017

Claire Chevrier (L’17) was sitting in Professor David Vladeck’s Federal Courts class on March 22 when Anna Deffebach (L’17) texted her with the news: the Supreme Court held in Endrew F. v. Douglas County School District...

Georgetown Law's IIEL Releases "Legal Aspects of Brexit" Online Book and Roadmap

Posted on March 28, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. – How will Brexit impact everything from travel and trade to human rights, climate change and the fate of Scotch whisky? Legal Aspects of Brexit, a new book published today by Georgetown Law’s Institute of...