American Bar Association
Section of International Law: Lawyers Abroad Committee

Section of International Law:
Lawyers Abroad Committee

Message From The Co-Chairs

This committee serves the needs and interests of U.S.-licensed lawyers who work or are interested in working outside the United States. Committee programs and initiatives include CLE programming to fulfill state bar CLE requirements, ad hoc programs of special interest to our members, initiatives to improve the practice of law outside of the U.S. and networking opportunities for U.S.-licensed attorneys residing abroad.

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Monthly Teleconference Information

Dear Committee members: our next conference call will be Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 13:00 ET/Noon CT/10:00 PT. The conference agenda and dial-in information can be found as downloadable PDFs in the sections immediately below.


With the help of the ABA Section of International Law staff, the Florida Bar Foundation Pro Bono Project and the Miami-Dade College Law Center, our Lawyers Abroad Committee (LAC) will hold a “Speed-Mentoring“ Morning with students from the Paralegal Studies Program in the Law Center at the Miami Dade College. The LAC will also continue to sponsor the Pack-with-a-Purpose Campaign to help school supplies reach the children who most need them. [see next page for more info]

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Committee Minutes, Agendas and Exhibits



Gambini, Brigitte
Knox, Carolyn
Raccanello, Beatrice


Adonis, Maritza
Daiuto, Adriana
Engelhard-Barfield, Anna
Garrofe, Albert
Hopper, David
Kounoupis, George
Murnane, Linda
Seymour, S
Sullivan, Neil
Tudorancea, Ramona
Valenti, Thomas
Wiener, Laurence


Lima, Rosa
Nava, Laura

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Archived Program Materials

Archived Programs

Committee Events

So You Want to Be An Expat Lawyer - Part III

September 27, 2011
(archived podcast)

Section Events

    Doing Business in the Caribbean: A Primer


    Due to the level of damage caused in particular by Hurricane Maria to the overall infrastructure of the island as well as to our conference facilities and other alternative venues, we are not able proceed with the San Juan module at this time. We are not abandoning it but will postpone it to a future ...

    Dinner Cruise at the 2017 Fall Conference


    The event will be held on 10/24/2017. The format is In-Person. The event sponsor(s) are Section of International Law. The event has 0.00 CLE Credits .

    2017 Section of International Law Fall Conference

    JW Marriott Marquis

    Online registration is now closed. Registration will be available onsite at the JW Marriott Marquis starting Tuesday, October 25th at 12:00 noon on the 3rd floor **Our Friday Reception venue has changed to Ball & Chain - this Cuban restaurant feautres live music and salsa dancers in the heart of ...

Modified by Timothy Franklin on October 16, 2017

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