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GW Law International Alumni Weekend

 
GW Law International Alumni Weekend
 UPDATE 9.23.13: Online registration for both alumni and students is now closed. If you would like to register,  please email alumni@law.gwu.edu with your name and the names of your guests or call 202-994-7166.

Please join us as we welcome our international alumni from near and far back to Washington, DC for our inaugural GW Law International Alumni Weekend, September 27-29. Programming will include receptions, keynote speakers, panels, and time to network with your favorite GW Law faculty.  Dean Susan Karamanian, Associate Dean for International and Comparative Legal Studies, Ms. Shehernaz Joshi, Director of International Student Programs, and the Office of Alumni Relations have parternered to plan this exciting weekend.

Travel discounts for International Alumni Weekend can be found here
Keynote speaker
Thomas Buergenthal,
Lobingier Professor of Comparative Law and Jurisprudence
 
Date: 9/27/2013 to 9/29/2013
Questions? Contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 202.994.7166.

International Alumni Weekend Schedule of Events
 

Friday, September 27, 2013

 
Day in the Life Tour
2:00 pm, 3:00pm                      
Dee Kelly Lounge
GW Law School
Lerner Hall 1st Floor
Complimentary
See the latest expansions and changes to the law school with a student-led tour.
 
The Supreme Court: Looking Backwards and Forwards
3:00pm - 4:15pm                      
Jacob Burns Moot Court Room
GW Law School
Lerner Hall 1st Floor
Complimentary
Join Lerner Family Associate Dean for Public Interest and Public Service Law Alan Morrison and Professor Jeffrey Rosen to discuss the recent decisions of the Supreme Court and the 2014 Docket.
 
Welcome and State of the Law School Address with Interim Dean Maggs
4:30pm – 5:00pm                     
Jacob Burns Moot Court Room
GW Law School
Lerner Hall 1st Floor
Complimentary
Join Interim Dean Gregory E. Maggs for an update on your alma mater, GW Law.

Reception for Alumni and Students
5:00pm – 6:00 pm                    
Dee Kelly Lounge
GW Law School
Complimentary
Please join current law students and fellow alumni for a networking reception featuring drinks and hors d’oeuvres.

Saturday, September 28
Registration Opens
11:30am                                   
Four Season Hotel
2800 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20007
 
Welcome Luncheon with Keynote Speaker
Noon - 1:15pm                         
Four Seasons Hotel
Salon Room A
Cost: $25.00
Susan Karamanian, Associate Dean for International and Comparative Legal Studies, welcomes our alumni and introduces our keynote speaker.

Networking Break
1:15pm - 1:45pm                      
Four Seasons Hotel
Salon Room B
Complimentary
Enjoy coffee and network with fellow alumni, faculty and guests prior to the panel.

Panel Discussion: The Practice of Law in the 21st Century:  An International and Comparative Perspective
2:00pm - 3:30pm                      
Four Seasons Hotel
Salon Room A
Complimentary
Alumni Panelists include:
Gonzalo Arrangoiz, Tellaeche & Arrangoiz, Mexico City, Mexico
Pavel Randl, Randl Partners, Prague, Czech Republic
Sunita K. Sreedharan, SKS Law Associates, New Delhi, India
Antonia Tzinova, Holland & Knight, Washington, DC
Rebecca Khan, LLM 2008

Reception and Dinner

6:00pm - 9:30pm                      
Four Seasons Hotel
Seasons Restaurant
Cost: $75.00
Please join for a reception and dinner honoring and featuring a keynote address from Professor  Thomas Buergenthal, Lobingier Professor of Comparative Law and Jurisprudence.
 
Sunday, September 29, 2013
 
Come As You Go Breakfast and Tours
9:00am - 11:00am
GW Law School
Dee Kelly Lounge
Complimentary
Come to the Dee Kelly Lounge of the Law School for breakfast and tours of the Law School.

The George Washington University Law School
2000 H Street, NW | Washington DC, 20052
Phone: 202.994.7166 | Fax: 202.994.6020 | Email: alumni@law.gwu.edu
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