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Ronald J. Coleman (“RJ”) is a Program Attorney and Adjunct Professor of Law at Georgetown Law, where he also hosts the “Compliance & Legal Risk” podcast, a collaboration between Georgetown Law and Ernst & Young (“EY”).  Before joining the law school, he was an associate for nearly seven years at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York, where he handled a range of domestic and international matters.  A former Visiting Researcher on a McClellan Fellowship in the Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative at the University of Oxford and a former Fellow of the Center for the Advancement of the Rule of Law in the Americas at Georgetown Law, he has presented on various topics, organized over ten legal conferences, and his solo or co-authored work has been published or is forthcoming in law journals such as the Georgia Law ReviewTexas A&M Law ReviewNebraska Law ReviewBuffalo Law Review, and American Criminal Law Review, among others.  Several of his publications have been co-authored with Paul F. Rothstein, and their co-authored book on evidence with David Crump is under contract with West Academic Publishing.  RJ is a member of the Bars in New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania* and admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and the District of New Jersey.

B.F.A., New York University (Tisch)
B.A., M.A., University of Cambridge
M.Sc., University of Oxford
J.D., Georgetown University Law Center


*Not authorized to practice law in the District of Columbia