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Section of International Law: U.S. Lawyers Practicing Abroad Committee

Section of International Law:
U.S. Lawyers Practicing 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, March 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.
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Additional Committee Materials


Committee Minutes, Agendas and Exhibits


Call For Proposals For SIL 2017 Fall Meeting

The SIL is requesting panel submissions for the Fall Meeting in Miami by mid-January. We are interested in your ideas for topical, dynamic panel presentations. Please see the next page for some useful guidance documents for developing a panel. Please submit your ideas to our Committee program vice-chairs George Kounoupis (hklaw@ptd.net) and Anand Dayal (adayal@kouraco.com), copying Carolyn Knox (carolyn.knox@ogletreedeakins.com) and Beatrice Raccanello (braccanello@gmail.com).
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Leadership

Co-Chairs:

Knox, Carolyn
Lima, Rosa
Raccanello, Beatrice

Vice-Chairs:

Franklin, Timothy
Horowitz, Bruce
Kounoupis, George
Murnane, Linda
Seymour, S
Smith, Marie
Sullivan, Neil
Turchi, Elizabeth
Valenti, Thomas
Wiener, Laurence

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Archived Programs

Committee Events

So You Want to Be An Expat Lawyer - Part III

September 27, 2011
(archived podcast)

 
Section Events

    Free Trade Agreement Negotiations: Bilateral versus Multilateral

    03/31/2017-03/31/2017

    Location: Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Suite 400 Washington, DC 20004 President Trump has scrapped the multilateral Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement and has stated that he intends to renegotiate NAFTA. He has made it clear that, instead of these multilateral agreements, ...

    What Foreign Lawyers Need to Know About Changes in US Immigration Laws

    04/04/2017-04/04/2017

    Location: Syed Law Firm Conference Center 1250 Connecticut Ave., NW Suite 825 Washington, DC 20036 Phone: 202-503-1425 ________________________________________ Since many overseas businesses and families are impacted by changes in US immigration law and practice, this program will inform ABA members ...

    The Future of the Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT)

    04/05/2017-04/05/2017

    Locations: The American Bar Association 1050 Connecticut Ave., NW Suite 570 Washington, DC 20036 GrayRobinson, P.A. 333 SE 2nd Avenue 32nd Floor Miami, Florida 33131 C-TPAT (Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism) has now grown to over 10,000 member in the United States and beyond our ...


Archived Program Materials

Modified by Timothy Franklin on March 7, 2017

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