Dismantling of Syria’s Chemical Weapons

Susan L. Karamanian, associate dean for international and comparative legal studies (far left), with U.S. Department of State staff Mallory Stewart, attorney adviser, Office of Nonproliferation and Verification; Todd Buchwald, assistant legal adviser, Office of United Nations Affairs; Mary E. McLeod, acting legal adviser; and Newell Highsmith, deputy legal adviser.

GW Law hosted the fourth annual “Live from L” webcast with the U.S. State Department Office of the Legal Adviser in March. 

This year’s panel discussion, which was co-sponsored by the ABA Section of International Law and the American Society of International Law, focused on the process by which the United States and Russia reached agreement on the dismantling of Syria’s chemical weapons.