Spotlight: LEO Program

LEO students on Bascom HillOur Legal Education Opportunities Program is celebrating its 50th birthday in 2017.

Activities and Scholarship

Mitra Sharafi presented "Forensic Experts in Colonial India: Handwriting Analysis as a Suspect Science" at the Legal History Forum at Yale Law School in December. The paper is a draft chapter from Sharafi's book project, "Fear of the False: Forensic Science in Colonial India."

Sumudu Atapattu was an invited plenary speaker at the 2017 IBS Conference on Climate Change and Human Migration, held in Busan, South Korea. She presented “The Human Face of Climate Displacement: Small Island States and Their People.” While in Korea, she also gave a lecture at the Kyungpook National University Law School in Daegu on the role of human rights in relation to climate change.

Robert Yablon's article, “Campaign Finance Reform Without Law,” has been published in the Iowa Law Review.

Miriam Seifter's article, “Gubernatorial Administration,” was published in the Harvard Law Review in December.