Speaker - William Lietzau

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Colonel Lietzau has served on several US delegations in recent multilateral treaty negotiations including those adopting the Terrorist Bombing Convention, the Ottawa Convention banning anti-personnel landmines, the Second Protocol to the Hague Cultural Property Convention and the Rome Statute for the International Criminal Court. He also led the United States negotiating team responsible for drafting elements of crimes for the International Criminal Court. In off-duty hours, Colonel Lietzau has taught international law as an adjunct professor in Georgetown Law Center’s Master of Laws program. He has published several articles on international law, criminal law, and constitutional law subjects and has been a guest speaker at numerous academic and foreign policy fora. Colonel Lietzau’s personal awards include the Defense Superior Service Medal, the Defense Meritorious Service Medal (w/two oak leaf clusters in lieu of 2nd & 3rd awards), the Meritorious Service Medal, the Joint Service Commendation Medal (w/two oak leaf clusters in lieu of 2nd & 3rd awards) and the Navy-Marine Corps Commendation Medal (w/three gold stars in lieu of 2nd, 3rd and 4th awards).

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State and International Legal Responses

10.22.07 | 01:37:34 min | 0 comments