Placements

International Tribunals

  • Principal Defender, Special Court for Sierra Leone
  • Legal adviser to the Registrar, Special Court for Sierra Leone
  • Senior Appeals Counsel, International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda
  • Assistant Defense Counsel, International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda
  • Legal Officer, International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda
  • Senior Prosecuting Trial Attorney, International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia
  • Defense Counsel, International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia
  • Legal adviser and Counsel, Office of the Prosecutor, International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia
  • Defense Counsel, International Criminal Court

Intergovernmental Bodies

  • Executive Secretary, Inter-American Court of Human Rights
  • Staff Attorney, Inter-American Court of Human Rights
  • Human Rights Specialist, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights
  • Human Rights Specialist, Rapporteurship on the Rights of Persons Deprived of Liberty, Inter-American Commission on Human Rights
  • Legal Advisor, United Nations Commission of Inquiry for Syria
  • Legal Counsel, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, Guatemala
  • Associate Political Affairs Officer, United Nations Department of Political Affairs, New York, USA
  • Associate Legal Affairs Officer, Treaty Section, United Nations Office of Legal Affairs, New York, USA
  • Legal Specialist, International Labour Organization (ILO), Geneva
  • Associate Expert, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, Geneva
  • Legal Officer, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, Geneva
  • Legal Officer, Office of the Legal Counsel, World Health Organization, Geneva
  • Human Rights Officer, UN Department of Peacekeeping Operations
  • Attorney, European Court of Human Rights
  • Human Rights Advisor, United Nations Population Fund, El Salvador
  • Rule of Law Officer, Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, Macedonia
  • Expert/Consultant, Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights, Krakow
  • Legal Officer, African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Gambia
  • Protection Associate, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Mexico
  • Lawyer, Research and Library Division, Registry of the European Court of Human Rights
  • National Officer, Justice & Security Programme, United Nations Development Programme, Liberia
  • Sexual Violence Investigator, United Nations Commission of Inquiry for Libya
  • Legal Counsel, African Union Commission, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Director, Department of International Law, Secretariat for Legal Affairs, Organization of American States, Washington, DC
  • Chief, Foreign Trade Information System (SICE), Organization of American States, Washington DC

Government

  • Justice, Constitutional Court of South Africa
  • Minister of Justice, Republic of Georgia
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Georgia
  • Ambassador of Guatemala to the Organization of American States
  • Commissioner, South African Law Reform Commission
  • Chairperson, Kenyan National Human Rights Commission
  • Chairperson, Liberia Anti Corruption Commission
  • Senior Advisor, Office of the Prime Minister, Kigali, Rwanda
  • Principal Legal Officer, Nigerian National Human Rights Commission, Abuja Nigeria
  • Research Judge, Constitutional Court of South Korea, Seoul, South Korea
  • State Secretary for Human and Minority Rights, Republic of Serbia
  • Associate Legal Director, Millennium Challenge Account Indonesia
  • Project Manager for the Brazilian National Truth Commission
  • Chief of Staff, Governor of Washington State, USA
  • Chief Legal Officer, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Malawi
  • Senior Litigation Counsel, Office of Immigration Litigation, U.S. Department of Justice, USA
  • Executive Director, Thomas N. Frederick Juvenile Justice Center, Indiana, USA
  • Director, Office of the National Council for Cooperation with the ICTY, Serbia
  • Research Associate, Korea Legislation Research Institute, Seoul
  • Judge, Libya
  • Judge, Rwanda
  • Magistrate Judge, Sri Lanka
  • Attorney, Office of the President, Philippines
  • International and Legislative Specialist, South African Human Rights Commission
  • Lawyer, Mission of Mexico to the International Organizations in Geneva
  • Assistant Director-General, Dept. of International Law and Treaties, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Vietnam
  • Legal Advisor for the International Legal Defense Group of the Colombian National Legal Defense Agency

Academia

  • Professor of Law, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Dean/Head of School, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Professor of Law, University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM)
  • International Law Professor, Legal Aid Clinic Director, Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador
  • Professor, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económica (CIDE), Mexico City
  • Head of Department, Department of Law and Policy, Mushtaq Ahmed Gurmani School of Humanities
  • and Social Sciences, Lahore University of Management Sciences, Pakistan
  • Associate Professor of Law and Chair, Pacific-Asian Legal Studies, William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii, USA
  • Professor, Western Washington University, USA
  • Associate Professor, University Diego Portales, Santiago, Chile
  • Professor of the Practice, Department of Political Science, University of Notre Dame, USA
  • Assistant Professor, Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico City
  • Research Fellow, Centre for International Law, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • Researcher, Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law, Germany
  • Lecturer, Oksana University, Japan
  • Professor and Director, Pennsylvania Institute of Criminological & Forensic Sciences, California University of Pennsylvania, USA
  • Director of Legal Writing Program, Notre Dame Law School
  • Professor of Law, Texas Wesleyan School of Law, USA
  • Assistant Dean, Addis Ababa University Law School, Ethiopia

Human Rights NGOs

  • Executive Director, Centro de Estudios Legales y Sociales (CELS), Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Executive Director, International Senior Lawyers Project
  • Senior Attorney, Center for Justice and International Law (CEJIL)
  • Executive Director, Transparency International, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Director of Legal Team, Oficina de Derechos Humanos del Arzobispado de Guatemala (ODHAG)
  • Legal Advisor for Africa, Amnesty International, London
  • Senior Staff Attorney, ACLU Human Rights Program
  • Executive Director, Amnesty International, Mexico
  • Head of Mission, Lawyers Without Borders Canada, Guatemala City
  • Senior Legal Analyst, American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative, USA
  • Deputy Advocacy Director for the Middle East and Eastern Europe, World Vision International, Cyprus
  • Deputy Director, Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies, Egypt
  • Field Office Director, International Justice Mission, Kenya
  • Legal Officer, Open Society Justice Initiative, The Hague
  • Legal Advisor, International Committee of the Red Cross, Colombia
  • International Legal Adviser, Southeast Asia, International Commission of Jurists
  • Co-Founder, Institute for Human Rights and Development in Africa (IHRDA), Gambia
  • Gender Justice Expert and Human Trafficking Advocate, Norwegian Church Aid, Malawi
  • Director for Mexico & Central America, Disability Rights International, Mexico  
  • Country Program Director, American Center for International Labor Solidarity, Ukraine
  • Programme Manager, International Litigation & Advocacy, Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights
  • International Litigation Coordinator, Colombian Commission of Jurists
  • East Africa Researcher & Representative, Business & Human Rights Research Centre, Kenya
  • Deputy Director, International Network for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ESCR-Net), New York
  • Director, Human Rights and Legal Aid Services, BRAC, Bangladesh
  • Executive Director, National Commission for Justice and Peace, Pakistan Catholic Bishops’ Conference

Private Sector

  • Team Leader, Chemonics International, Washington, D.C., USA
  • Associate, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Beijing, China
  • Attorney, Aylwin Abogados, Santiago, Chile
  • Associate, Asters Law, Kiev, Ukraine
  • Partner, King & Spalding, USA