Max Haag, LLM of Class 2005 from Germany, is now foreign law clerk to Justice Dorit Beinisch, President of the Supreme Court of Israel, in Jerusalem. Justice Benisch was appointed to the position on September 7, 2006. She is the first woman to serve as president of the Supreme Court. Max is preparing legal opinions from a comparative law perspective in relation to several major cases brought before the Court. The Court is interested in precedents from foreign jurisdictions.
Max Haag (LLM '05) clerks for the Supreme Court of Israel
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Duke Law and the 2014-2015 Supreme Court term
In addition to their contributions to the public discourse on the Supreme Court, Duke faculty members have co-authored amicus briefs in two cases pending before the high court.