Events

Past Event

Symposium on Private Sector Careers in International Law

February 12, 2020
4:20 PM - 6:30 PM
JG 105

This is an excellent opportunity for 1Ls, LLMs, and other students at Columbia to learn more about careers in international law and to network with prominent practitioners in the field. This event is dedicated to private firms with robust practices in public international law, international arbitration, and cross-border disputes.

This first event will feature a panel of lawyers from private firms with robust practices in public international law, international arbitration, and cross-border disputes and transactional work.  Lawyers from Debevoise and Linklaters will also be joining us for an informal networking event at Arts & Crafts following the panel discussion. 

Panelists:

  • Moderator: Delyan (Dido) Dimitrov, Senior Associate at Gibson Dunn, transnational litigation, international arbitration, complex commercial disputes, FCPA matters
  • Kerry O'Rourke Perri, Partner at White & Case, cross-border wealth management
  • Mary Jane YoonLitigation Associate at Clifford Chance, complex commercial litigation and cross-border government investigations
  • Robert G. DeLaMaterPartner at Sullivan & Cromwell, cross-border M&A
  • Anna ConnollyLitigation Associate at Cleary Gottlieb, cross-border disputes, securities litigation, antitrust, representing sovereign governments

Smart or business casual attire.

Light food and drink will be provided.