Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Career Panel on International Environmental Law
A FREE non-CLE program proudly presented by ABA Section of International Law, International Environmental Law Committee in cooperation with the George Washington University Law School, including the Environmental Law Association
Monday, March 23, 2014
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST
George Washington University Law School
Faculty Conference Center, 5th Floor Burns Room 505
2000 H Street, NW
Washington DC, 20052
Light refreshments will be provided.
A panel of distinguished practitioners from a private firm, the federal government, a nonprofit and an international organization will discuss their current work, their career paths and will provide advice for individuals who are interested in the field of international environmental law. Practitioners in the field of international environmental law deal with fascinating, surprising and complex issues addressing one of the most important challenges confronting humanity - how to ensure that current and future generations can survive and prosper sustainably in harmony with the Earth’s environment. Networking and light refreshments will follow the presentations.
Speakers:
Bill Thomas, Willkie Farr & Gallagher, Of Counsel
See http://www.willkie.com/professionals/t/thomas-william-l
Dave Gravallese, U.S. Department of State, Office of the Legal Adviser, Attorney-AdviserSee http://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/uncategorized/international_law/dave_gravallese.pdf

Eric Bilsky, Oceana, Assistant General Counsel and Senior Litigator
See http://oceana.org/about-oceana/people-partners/oceana-staff/eric-bilsky
Charles DiLeva, World Bank, Chief Counsel of the Environmental and International Law UnitSee http://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/uncategorized/international_law/charles_e_di_leva.pdf
Moderator:
- Emily Hildreth, International Environmental Law Committee
Current law students and practitioners from the DC metro area are welcome and encouraged to attend in-person. The event will be webcast and recorded for those who are outside the DC metro area.
For more information about the ABA International Environmental Law Committee, please see: http://apps.americanbar.org/dch/committee.cfm?com=IC940000