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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
  • Professor Jody S. Kraus
    Columbia University Law School; J.D., Yale
  • Professor E. Donald Elliott
    Yale Law School; J.D., Yale
  • Professor David A. Skeel
    University of Pennsylvania Law School; J.D., Virginia
  • Professor Gregory E. Maggs
    George Washington University Law School; J.D., Harvard
  • Professor Gregory Klass
    Georgetown University Law Center; J.D., Yale
  • Professor Arthur R. Miller
    Harvard Law School & NYU 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
  • 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
  • Joseph P. Esposito, Esq.
    Partner, Hunton & Williams LLP; J.D., New York University
  • Honorable Rosemary M. Collyer
    Judge, United States District Court for the District of Columbia
  • Jeffrey K. Sherwood, Esq.
    Partner, Dickstein Shapiro LLP; J.D., Stanford
  • Dennis Horn, Esq.
    Partner, Holland & Knight LLP; J.D., Pennsylvania
  • Professor Michael Krauss
    George Mason University Law School; LL.M., Yale
  • Sam J. Alberts, Esq.
    Partner, Dentons LLP; J.D., George Washington University
  • Mark A. Srere, Esq.
    Partner, Bryan Cave LLP; J.D., Texas
  • Jeffrey P. Maydew, Esq.
    Partner, Baker & McKenzie, Adj. Prof., Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M, Georgetown
  • William Young, Esq.
    Partner, Hunton & Williams LLP; J.D., Harvard
  • 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 Squire Sanders; 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.
    Partner, Clark Hill PLLC; Fmr. Counsel, Federal Election Commission; J.D., Georgetown
  • . . . and senior attorneys from a number of law firms, including: Baker & McKenzie; Shearman & Sterling; Jones Day; Hunton & Williams; Patton Squire Sanders; Sidley Austin; White & Case; Pepper Hamilton LLP; Dentons and others.

The 2016 program will include many of the above lecturers as well as other distinguished professors and senior lawyers from government and private practice.