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LAW 814 v00 : International Human Rights Law

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Druthers submitted by: ajw52
Spring 2021
LLM Adjunct
UserID Name Email
ajw52 Wall, Amanda
maj121 Johnston, Meredith
LAW 814 v00: International Human Rights Law
International Human Rights Law
T 5:45-8:45p
50 (LAWG: 30/LAWJ: 20)
In-Class Exam


International Law I: Introduction to International Law.

Students may not receive credit for both this course and International Human Rights Law, or the J.D. course, International Human Rights.

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Personal Information


Amanda Wall is an attorney adviser in the Office of the Legal Adviser at the U.S. Department of State, where she has served since 2012. From 2017-2018, she was the Special Assistant to the Legal Adviser, which included advising on a broad range of international law issues in policy, domestic litigation, and international fora.  From 2014-2017, she served in the Human Rights and Refugee Law section, where she focused on international human rights law, in particular the UN Convention Against Torture, human rights related to privacy, and human rights in the context of countering terrorism, countering violent extremism, and armed conflict. She has represented the United States as a member of U.S. Delegations to the UN Human Rights Council, the UN General Assembly Third Committee, the UN Committee Against Torture, the International Court of Justice, and the Pan-American Health Organization. She holds a B.A. and an M.A. in International Relations from the University of Chicago. She graduated cum laude from Georgetown University Law Center, where she was on the editorial board of the Georgetown Journal of International Law, and has served as a National Security Crisis Law Fellow at Georgetown since 2012. The views expressed are her own views and not necessarily those of the U.S. Department of State or the U.S. Government.

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