POSTPONED-LESAR DISTINGUISHED LECTURE

Thursday, April 2, 2020
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (CT)
62906
Type of Event
Research
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Barbara Smith
6184533258
Department
Law - School of
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Yong-Shik (Steve) Lee

SIU Law Hiram H. Lesar Distinguished Visiting Professor
 
LAW AND DEVELOPMENT
IN THE UNITED STATES:
A NEXUS WITH CIVIL RIGHTS
 
Professor Lee is a lawyer, economist, and international relations scholar with internationally-recognized authority in law and development and international trade law. He is currently Director and Professorial Fellow of the Law and Development Institute and Hiram H. Lesar Distinguished Visiting Professor in Law, Southern Illinois University School of Law. He has also taught and conducted academic research at other leading universities throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia, including New York University, Emory University, Tulane University, the University of Sydney, and the University of Manchester. He graduated in economics with academic distinction from the University of California at Berkeley and received law degrees from the University of Cambridge (B.A., M.A., Ph.D). He is licensed to practice law in multiple jurisdictions, including United States (Attorney at Law: California, North Carolina) and United Kingdom (Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales).
 
This event is FREE and open to the Public.
 
A reception will follow the lecture. 

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