Celebrate our Faculty Achievements

FOR FOUR DECADES, American University Washington College of Law's commitment to international and comparative law has continued unabated, resulting in unparalleled global impact. Our faculty's scholarship, appointments, and activism reaffirm our leadership in advancing international law. 

Faculty Accomplishments 

Promoting International Rule of Law

Leading Voices in International Arbitration

Advancing International Trade Law


Distinguished Speakers

Sarah Bloom Raskin, Former Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Treasury and Former Governor of the Federal Reserve Board, speaks at AUWCL on the U.S. economic and financial regulatory policy in the era of COVID and beyond.
Remembering Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, A Longtime Friend of Washington College of Law
The Center on International Commercial Arbitration at AUWCL organizes a panel of prominent arbitration practitioners to discuss the attitude of African courts towards international arbitration.
The Special Envoy of the UN Secretary General on Disability and Accessibility addresses AUWCL community on empowerment and protection of persons with disabilities during and after COVID-19.
James Gathii, Professor of Law and the Wing-Tat Lee Chair in International Law at Loyola University Chicago School of Law delivered the Grotius lecture entitled “The Promise of International Law: A Third World View,” at the 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting of the American Society of International Law (ASIL). This year marks the 22nd year of AUWCL’s sponsorship of the Grotius lecture series and successful collaboration between AUWCL and ASIL.

Distinguished Speakers

Research and Scholarship

Teaching Excellence


International Law Faculty

Our Faculty
  • 29
    Full-Time Faculty Teaching International Law
  • 25
    International Law Programs
  • 100+
    International Law Courses

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