The 10th Annual “Live from L”: Space Law


A non-CLE program presented by the ABA Section of International Law

The Office of the Legal Adviser U.S. Department of State 

Co-Sponsors: The George Washington University Law School and The American Society of International Law 


  • Michael Aktipis, Attorney-Adviser, Office of Economic and Business Affairs
  • Samuel McDonald, Attorney-Adviser, Office of Nonproliferation and Arms Control
  • Marik String, Acting Legal Adviser, Department of State
  • Gabriel Swiney, Attorney-Adviser, Office of Oceans, International Environmental & Scientific Affairs


Rosa CelorioAssociate Dean for International and Comparative Legal Studies and Burnett Family Professorial Lecturer in International and Comparative Law and Policy, George Washington University Law School

“Live from L” is an annual program featuring members of the U.S. Department of State Office of the Legal Adviser discussing a topic of current interest. The theme of this year’s program is “space law” – the body of international and domestic law governing activities in space, as it exists now and as it might develop in the future. Attend the program in person at GW Law or by live webcast. Time permitting, the audience will be given the opportunity to ask questions; those who participate by webcast will be provided an email address for questions. Free program! Register here:

Date and Location

Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
The George Washington University Law School Faculty Conference Center, Burns 505 (fifth floor)
Address 1: 
716 20th St NW
Washington, DC