New Professionals

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Interest Group Update: The New Professionals Interest Group

Lisl Brunner and Kathleen Claussen


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Welcome to the 109th ASIL Annual Meeting: Adapting to a Rapidly Changing World

Gary J. Shaw

For better or worse, international law is confronting a period of profound change.

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Co-Chairs’ Thoughts on the Effectiveness of International Law

Laurisha Cotton

We are only a few weeks away from the Annual Meeting. Recently, our meeting co-chairs, Larry Johnson, Oona Hathaway and Fionnuala D.

Careers in International Organizations

January 29, 2014 - Working at an international organization offers unique insight into how international law is made through the convergence of national interests, personal dynamics, global realities, and constantly evolving norms. But how does a lawyer enter these labyrinths? What is it like to work in them? How do you get the assignments that advance your career once inside? And where do you go from there?

Not Just State - International Law in the US Government

The Government Attorneys Interest Group of the American Society of International Law invites you to attend a continuing legal education course featuring practicing international lawyers in a variety of positions within the U.S. government. The panel will discuss the role that international law plays in the day-to-day practice of attorneys not only in the U.S. State and Defense departments, but also in legal offices outside of the most commonly understood "international" agencies.

Women in International Law Networking Breakfast

This breakfast, sponsored by ASIL's Women in International Law Interest Group (WILIG), will feature accomplished professionals in various practices of international law discussing their career paths and offering professional advice and insights for women interested in pursuing careers in international law. The panel presentations will be followed by a Q&A session and networking opportunities among the panelists and participants.