Please join John Simpkins, General Counsel of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) for a wide-ranging conversation about his role as the lead attorney overseeing multibillion dollar budget of the government agency responsible for civilian foreign aid. Prior to his current position at USAID, Mr. Simpkins served as Deputy General Counsel at the Office of Management and Budget in the Obama Administration. He will speak about his career path, day-to-day work, and offer advice to students interested in a career involving international trade and development work. Sponsored by the JD-LLM Program in International and Comparative Law. For more information, please contact Oleg Kobelev at email@example.com.
On the Ground
Students share their experiences working with asylum-seeking families at a south Texas detention center.
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Prof. Siegel discuss the Court’s recent and upcoming terms, the importance of consensus, and Ginsburg’s legacy at D.C. Summer Institute event.
Environmental Law Newsletter – 2017
Read about the Environmental Law and Policy Clinic’s first 10 years, a new book on regulating after crises, faculty scholarship, and more.
Careers in International Law: International Trade & Development, a Conversation with John Simpkins '99
- Teachout '99 proposes process for evaluating public officials accused of sexual misconduct New York Times
- Fallone LLMLE '17 discusses Bitcoin volatility WRAL TechWire
- Griffin: "One need look no further than the articles of impeachment against President Nixon or President Clinton to see that presidents can be held accountable for obstructive conduct" CBC: Power & Politics