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  • New Faculty for the 2016-17 Academic Year

    American University Washington College of Law is pleased to welcome Susan Franck, Rebecca Hamilton, and Anita Sinha to the full-time faculty this fall, in addition to the beginning of the tenure of our new dean Camille Nelson. Also joining the AUWCL community are five new practitioners-in-residence in our renowned Clinical Program: Hillary Brill (Intellectual Property Clinic), Jonathan Grossberg (Tax Clinic), Jean Han (Women and the Law Clinic), Sherizaan Minwalla (International Human Rights Law Clinic), and Andrea Parra (Immigrant Justice Clinic). MORE

  • Eleventh Annual Lecture on International Commercial Arbitration

    Join the Center on International Commercial Arbitration on September 28 for the Eleventh Annual Lecture on International Commercial Arbitration. This year the guest speaker is James R. Crawford, Judge at the International Court of Justice; Research Professor of Law, Latrobe University; and Former Whewell Professor of International Law, University of Cambridge. Mr. Crawford's lecture is entitled "The ideal arbitrator: does one size fit all?" This event is free of charge; however, registration is required. More

  • Two AUWCL Alumna Selected as Immigrant Justice Corps Fellows

    Kathryn Kimball '16 and Cecilia Lopez '16 have been named to the third class of Immigrant Justice Corps (IJC) Fellows, the country's first fellowship program dedicated to meeting the need for high-quality legal assistance for immigrants seeking citizenship and fighting deportation. The fellows will work at non-profit organizations in New York City to provide direct services to low-income immigrants. MORE

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