David A. Koplow
Tuesday, September 26 at 12:30 p.m. (2023)
- Location: Vandal Ballroom, Pitman Center
- Renfrew Colloquium: “Updating Senator Borah: A Nuclear Kellogg-Briand Pact”
- Presented by David Koplow, Scott K. Ginsberg Professor of Law at Georgetown University Law Center
- Co-sponsored by the Renfrew Colloquium
Professor David A. Koplow is a member of the Law faculty at Georgetown Law in Washington, D.C. He has taught courses in International Law as well as seminars in arms control, non-proliferation, terrorism, and national security law. In addition, he has directed a clinic, the Center for Applied Legal Studies, in which students provide pro bono representation to refugees who seek asylum in the United States because of persecution in their homelands.
His government service has included stints as Special Counsel for Arms Control to the General Counsel of the Department of Defense (2009-2011); Deputy General Counsel for International Affairs at the Department of Defense (1997-1999); and Attorney-Advisor and Special-Assistant to the Director of the U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency (1978-1981).
Koplow's areas of expertise are International Law, National Security, the Military, and War and Peace.