The Society hosts and co-sponsors monthly events at which speakers from foreign countries, the US Government, international institutions, and private practice address topics of current interest in the international arena.  The Society also organizes several signature events each year including the WFLS Embassy Roundtable, the WFLS Annual Dinner Gala, a Reception with the U.S. Department of State, and a spring Annual Meeting and Garden Party.

Upcoming Events

January 24, 2018International Administrative Tribunals: Strange Animals or Hot Trends?

Join WFLS and the American Society of International Law (ASIL) for a panel discussion on international administrative tribunals. Panel members will share their experience on the function and mandate of their respective administrative tribunals and the roles they play within the international institutions they serve.… Read More »

February 13, 2018How to Build a Career in International Law: the Practitioners’ Perspectives

The Washington Foreign Law Society, in partnership with the American University Washington College of Law and the George Washington University Law School, will host a panel discussion featuring practitioners from international organizations, NGOs, and private practice. They will share their experiences and insights on pursuing careers in international law as well as tips specific to careers in their firms or organizations.Read More »