IBA 2016

Posted on : September 16, 2016
I’ll be at the International Bar Association annual conference next week in Washington, D.C. ¬†Follow Foreign Service Law Office on this blog, Facebook, and Twitter for insight and information on the sessions, speakers, and developments as 6,000 lawyers from around the world descend on America’s capital.

Justice Scalia and International Law

Posted on : February 19, 2016
The recent passing of Justice Antonin Scalia gives rise to the following three thoughts. First, before he was a judge and justice, he was a husband and father, and our condolences go out to his family. Second, he was a greater friend to international law and the international practitioner than he is often given credit […]

What Is International ADR?

Posted on : May 16, 2015
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ADR, or alternative dispute resolution, is a form of dispute resolution that takes place outside a courtroom and is used to help resolve contentious situations without the need for litigation. It is used frequently in all forms of law; however, it is particularly helpful in situations where international law is involved. What is international alternative […]