How to Get a Job in International Law


Join the Women's Bar Association of DC's International Law Forum and its co-sponsors for a panel discussion on how to get international law jobs at various types of employers, including private practice, academia, public interest, and more. The discussion will address not just career paths, but how to approach each type of employer for international law positions, as well as tips for enhancing your experience in this field. Co-sponsoring organizations include: ABA Section of International Law; DC Bar International Law Section; American Society of International Law (Women in International Law Interest Group and New Professionals Interest Group); Washington Foreign Law Society; Women in International Trade; and International Lawyers Network.


  • Janie Chuang, professor of law, American University Washington College of Law
  • Christie Edwards, director of international humanitarian law, American Red Cross
  • Kathryn O’Neal, Millennium Challenge Corporation
  • Marcia Wiss, of counsel, Hogan Lovells LLP
Moderated by Marilyn Tucker, director of alumni career services & international internships, Georgetown Law Career Services.

Date and Location

Monday, February 9, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
O’Melveny & Myers LLP
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1625 I Street NW
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