Summer Starters Speaker Series 2013
Careers in International Law Speaker Series 2012-13
Partner, Shearman & Sterling
Treuhold discussed international careers in the law firm setting. As the former worldwide Managing Partner of Shearman & Sterling and a current leading international Capital Markets and M&A Partner, Treuhold discussed his career trajectory as well as the increasingly global nature of the legal profession.
David Shuford ’02, Mark Bolin ’11
Attorneys with Robinson Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A. and K&L Gates, LLP
Panelists discussed their job search and career path both in law school and afterward, the type of work they do on a day-to-day basis, and shared tips and career advice with students.
Senior Advisor at the U.S. State Department’s Bureau of Economic, Energy and Business Affairs
Bobo discussed his work at the State Department, the career path that led him there, and shared career tips for students with interest in international trade and development.
Eugene Lao ’96
Deputy General Counsel at Zynga, Inc.
Lao will talk about his experiences for students with interest in international IP, emerging technologies, working in-house and securities regulations.
Philip Kennedy, William D. Harazin, Andrea Carska-Sheppard
Attorneys with Xerium Technologies, William D. Harazin, PLLC, and Smith Moore Leatherwood
Guests shared their experiences in a spectrum of areas, including: international procurement and construction, international business licensing and business contracts, import–export regulation, international trade sanctions, and NAFTA.
Director of Biotechnology Project at the Center for Science in the Public Interest
Jaffe discussed the complex and controversial legal and policy issues surrounding genetically modified foods, including their effects on human health and the environment.
Senior Litigation Specialist in the Integrity Vice Presidency of the World Bank Group
Delonis talked about his experience working in cross-border project finance, intergovernmental organizations, and anti-corruption investigations. He also spoke about his career path and the types of positions at the World Bank.
Aya Kobori ’02
Senior Associate, White & Case
Kobori, who practices in the Global Competition and Commercial Litigation groups at White & Case, discussed her experience in multi-district commercial litigation, antitrust and corporate internal investigations.