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Faculty and Guest Lecturers

Instructors for the “U.S. Legal Methods: Introduction to U.S. Law” program are distinguished professors, judges and lawyers, with over 20 such professors lecturing in the program each summer.  Some of the lecturers in recent years have included the following:

  • Professor Peter L. Murray
    Harvard Law School, J.D., Harvard Law School
  • Professor Jody S. Kraus
    Columbia University Law School, J.D., Yale
  • Professor David A. Skeel
    University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., Virginia
  • Dean Gregory E. Maggs
    Dean, George Washington University Law School, J.D., Harvard
  • Professor Arthur R. Miller
    Harvard Law School, J.D., Harvard Law School
  • Honorable Frank E. Schwelb
    Judge, District of Columbia Court of Appeals
  • Professor Michael Abramowicz
    George Washington University Law School, J.D., Yale
  • John E. Welch, Esq.
    Partner, Jones Day, J.D., Harvard
  • Professor Robert Brauneis
    George Washington University Law School, J.D., Harvard
  • Daniel I. Prywes, Esq.
    Partner, Bryan Cave LLP, J.D., Pennsylvania
  • Dean Susan L. Karamanian
    Associate Dean for International and Comparative Legal Studies and Professor of Law, George Washington University Law School, J.D., Texas
  • Honorable Rosemary M. Collyer
    Judge, United States District Court for the District of Columbia
  • Joseph P. Esposito, Esq.
    Partner, Hunton & Williams LLP, J.D., New York University
  • Jeffrey K. Sherwood, Esq.
    Partner, Dickstein Shapiro LLP, J.D., Stanford
  • Mark A. Srere, Esq.
    Partner, Bryan Cave LLP, J.D., Texas
  • Christopher M. Ryan, Esq.
    Partner, Shearman & Stearling, J.D., George Washington
  • William Young, Esq.
    Partner, Hunton & Williams LLP, J.D., Harvard
  • Jeffrey P. Maydew, Esq.
    Partner, Baker & McKenzie, Adj. Prof., Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M, Georgetown
  • Sam J. Alberts, Esq.
    Partner, White & Case LLP, J.D., George Washington University
  • Stephen J. Crimmins, Esq.
    Partner, Bingham McCutchen LLP; Fmr. Dpty. Chief Counsel for Enforcement, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission; J.D., Columbia
  • Daniel E. Waltz, Esq.
    Partner, Patton Boggs, J.D., Berkeley
  • Professor Jonathan Turley
    George Washington University Law School, J.D., Northwestern
  • Ambassador Herman J. Cohen (Ret.)
    Fmr. Asst. Secretary of State for African Affairs, United States Department of State, Fmr. U.S. Ambassador to Senegal, Fmr. U.S. Ambassador to Gambia
  • Gregory G. Faragasso, Esq.
    Deputy Assistant Director, United States Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Jessie K. Liu
    Parnter, Jenner & Block LLP; Fmr. Asst. United States Attorney, United States Department of Justice, J.D., Yale
  • Charles E. Spies, Esq.
    Counsel, Republican National Committee, Fmr. Counsel, Federal Election Commission, J.D., Georgetown
  • . . . and senior attorneys from a number of law firms, including: Baker & McKenzie; Shearman & Sterling, Pepper Hamilton LLP; Jones Day; Hunton & Williams, Patton Boggs; White & Case; and others.

The 2014 program will include many of the above lecturers as well as other distinguished professors and government and private lawyers.