Visiting Researchers are a valuable part of the Georgetown Law community. Our current visitors include:

Sharaf Alsharaf, originally from Kuwait, received his S.J.D from Indiana University-Bloomington. His research focuses on determining what constitutes a multinational corporation based on their operations and activities in various countries. His visit continues through December 27, 2019.

Hye Won Chang is visiting from South Korea where she is a lawyer with Kim & Chang.  Her research focuses on description requirements and determination of inventive steps for pharmaceutical inventions in the US and how it compares with other countries.  Her visit continues through November 30, 2019.

Soohee Choi is visiting from South Korea where she is a lawyer with Jieum Law Office. Her research focuses on US and EU approach to competition laws and how SMEs fit in those laws. Her visit continues through August 31, 2020.

Che-Chun Chu is visiting from Taiwan where he is a prosecutor, Taoyuan District Prosecutors Office.  The focus of his research is international cooperation in cyber crime and US cyber crime regulations.  His visit continues through June 30, 2020.

Carlota Cuatrecasa is visiting from Spain where she is Judge, First Instance Civil and Criminal Court. Her research focuses on the use of artificial intelligence in international criminal investigations. Her visit continues through November 8, 2019.

Alexander Dunkelsbuhler is visiting from Germany where he is a PhD candidate at the University of Cologne. The focus of his research is the relationship between economic sanctions and international investment law in relation to the European Union and its member states. His visit continues through December 20, 2019.

Ahmed Farooq, originally from Pakistan, received his LL.M. from Harvard Law School. His research focuses on international crimes committed during the Bangladesh Liberation War of 1970. His visit continues through December 31, 2019.

Caroline Glöckle is visiting from Germany where she is a PhD candidate at the University of Passau. Her research focuses on the effects that the era of national security will have on international economic law. Her visit continues through November 30, 2019.

Dongsuk Han is visiting from South Korea where he is Judge, Yeongwol Branch Court of Chuncheon District Court. His research focuses on legal issues related to the use of artificial intelligence technology in the medical field. His visit continues through August 9, 2020.

Tsu-Sung Hsieh is visiting from Taiwan where he is Professor, College of Law, Ming Chuan University. His research focuses on quality issues raised by US patents with foreign origins. His visit continues through January 31, 2020.

Won Jang is visiting from South Korea where he is Associate, Kim & Chang. His research focuses on regulations relating to resale price maintenance, especially in online markets. His visit continues through July 14, 2020.

Wanejune Ju is visiting from South Korea where he is court official, Daejeon District Court. His research focuses on the deposit system involving creditors and debtors in the U.S. as compared to that of South Korea. His visit continues through July 21, 2020.

Tub Ayse Akcura Karaman is visiting from Turkey where she is Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, Galatasaray University. Her research focuses on determining the significance of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG) on US international commerce. Her visit continues through August 23, 2020.

Seungun Kim is visiting from South Korea where he is Associate, Kim & Chang. His research involves an in-depth study of U.S. regulations related to publicly traded Real Estate Investment Trusts. His visit continues through August 14, 2020.

Gyuwon Lee is visiting from South Korea where he is Public Prosecutor of Seoul Eastern District Prosecutor’s Office.  His research focuses on economic cooperation of South and North Korea, and Reasonable Operation Plans of Export Control Regime of the US.  His visit continues through July 31, 2020.

Neil Modi is visiting from India where he is a law clerk at the Supreme Court of India. His research focuses on the modern-day application of the separation of powers doctrine from a comparative law perspective. His visit continues through December 20, 2019.

Aiko Otaki is visiting from Japan where she is a prosecutor, Saitama Public Prosecutors Office.  Her research focuses on U.S criminal trial practice, specifically how to construct and present complex cases to jurors from a comparative perspective.  Her visit continues through December 31, 2019.

Raquel de Mattos Pimenta is visiting from Brazil where she is a PhD candidate at the University of São Paulo. Her research focuses on the challenges of coordination in countries that adopt a model of anti-corruption enforcement involving multiple agencies. Her visit continues through November 30, 2019.

Rebeka Reven is visiting from Slovenia where she is a PhD candidate at the University of Ljubljana. Her research focuses on the law and economics of enforcement procedure. Her visit continues through May 31, 2020.

Cyrill Schake is visiting from Switzerland where he is a PhD candidate and scientific assistant at University of Lucerne.  His research focuses on the Crown Witness System in Swiss Antitrust Law: a legal comparison between Swiss, EU and US law.  His visit continues through October 31, 2019.

Schoenbaum, Thomas is visiting from Washington State where he is Shefelman Professor of Law from the University of Washington (Seattle) School of Law.  He is focusing on China-US trade conflicts and the new US-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement.  His visit continues through April 30, 2020.

Nona Shimazaki is visiting from Japan where she is Judge, Nagoya District and Family Court.  The focus of her research is to conduct a comparative study of the legal systems of Japan and the U.S. in general.  Her visit continues through June 30, 2020.

Patrick Wasilczyk is visiting from Germany where he is a PhD candidate at the University of Münster. His research focuses on the fragmentation of international economic law. His visit continues through March 15, 2020.

Aike Wuerdemann is visiting from Germany where he is a PhD candidate at the University of Passau, Law School. His research focuses on regulatory capital as a risk management tool. His visit continues through December 1. 2019.

Jianyu Zhang is visiting from China where he is a PhD candidate at Zhongnan University of Economics and Law. His research focuses on international commercial dispute resolution. His visit continues through March 31, 2020.

Jianxu Zhao is visiting from China where he is a PhD candidate at Zhejiang University. His research focuses on the relationship between individual autonomy and the rule of law. His visit continues through September, 2020.

Jing Zhou is visiting from China where she is associate researcher, Research Center of National Radio and Television Administration. The focus of her research is a comparative study of audiovisual media policy and legislation. Her visit continues through September 10, 2020.