23rd Annual McLean Lecture, Presented by Judge Joan E. Donaghue, “The International Court of Justice: Caught between Common Law and Civil Law Traditions"

The Center for International Legal Education

Date and Times: 
Monday, March 28, 2016 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

University of Pittsburgh School of Law
3900 Forbes Avenue Teplitz Memorial Moot Court Room
Pittsburgh, PA 15260

CLE Credit Information: 

This program has been approved by the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board for 1 hour of substantive credit. There is a $30 fee for processing CLE credit for this event.

Joan Donoghue has served as a judge on the International Court of Justice (ICJ) since 2010. Prior to her election to the ICJ, Judge Donoghue had a long and distinguished career in the U.S. Government, serving from 2007 to 2010 as the Principal Deputy Legal Adviser of the U.S. Department of State (the senior career attorney). In addition to her government service, Judge Donoghue has taught courses at the University of California, Berkeley, Georgetown University and George Washington University.  She also has lectured on investment law in the United Nations regional training course in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.  Judge Donoghue is a member of the Executive Council of the American Society of International Law and is Counselor for the American Law Institute’s Fourth Restatement of the Foreign Relations Law of the United States.