The Rule of Law Visiting Lecturer Series supplements the curriculum whereby invited rule of law professionals from development agencies, non-governmental organizations and other universities share their experiences on different topics of rule of law.

Please send an e-mail to prolaw@luc.edu if you are interested in joining our group of distinguished lecturers or would like to attend one of the upcoming lectures.

  • Nawaf AlMahamel, Legal Advisor for Kuwait Fund for Economic Development & President of the Assembly for the International Development Law Organization (IDLO)
  • Dr. Jasser Auda, Chairman of the Maqasid Institute
  • Sumit Bisarya, Head of Constitution-Building Processes at International IDEA
  • Geralyn Busnardo, International Development Expert
  • Cecilia Carrara, Partner at Legance Avvocati Associati
  • Dimisthenis Chrysikos, Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Officer, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)
  • Chontit Chuenurah, Director of the Office for the Bangkok Rules and Treatment of Offenders, Thailand Institute of Justice (TIJ)
  • Tom Ginsburg, Leo Spitz Professor of International Law, Ludwig and Hilde Wolf Research Scholar, Professor of Political Science at the University of Chicago.
  • Akbar Khan, Secretary-General of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA)
  • Rachel Kleinfeld, Senior Associate, Democracy and Rule of Law Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
  • Blaise Kuemlangan, Chief, Development Law Service, Legal Office, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
  • Eric Loeb, Vice President, External International Affairs, AT&T
  • Ian P. McDougall, Executive Vice President and General Counsel for the LexisNexis, Legal & Professional division of RELX Group PLC
  • Katherine Meighan, General Counsel, International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
  • Swithin Munyantwali Esq., Executive Director and Co-Founder of the International Law Institute African Centre for Legal Excellence (ILI-ACLE)
  • Thibault Muzergues, Resident Program Director, Europe, International Republican Institute (IRI)
  • Michelle Oliel, Executive Director, Stahili Foundation & Human Rights Adviser, Lori E. Talsky Center for Human Rights of Women and Children
  • Rob Oliver, Training Consultant in International Career Transition and Development
  • Giulia Pinzauti, Law Clerk at the International Court of Justice
  • Gabriel Rodriguez-Rico, Legal Officer, International Fund For Agricultural Development (IFAD)
  • Olivia Rope, Director of Policy and International Advocacy, Penal Reform International (PRI)
  • Naresh Singh, Ph.D., International Development Expert (independent consultant)
  • Federico Soda, Director, Coordination Office for the Mediterranean, International Organization for Migration (IOM)
  • Alexander Stoyanov, Director of Research, Center for the Study of Democracy (CSD) and Director of Vitosha Research