Human Rights Workshop: Samuel Rascoff, "Counter-Terrorism and Official Islam"

Thursday, November 21, 2013
4:15 PM - 5:45 PM
Faculty Lounge
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Law-Int'l + Homepage
Barbara Mianzo


Samuel Rascoff, Associate Professor of Law; Faculty Director, Center on Law and Security, New York University School of Law

An emerging leader in the field of national security law, Samuel Rascoff teaches and writes in the area, and serves as Faculty Director of the Center on Law and Security. Named a Carnegie Scholar in 2009, Rascoff came to the Law School from the New York City Police Department, where, as director of intelligence analysis, he created and led a team responsible for assessing the terrorist threat to the city. A graduate of Harvard summa cum laude, Oxford with first class honors, and Yale Law School, Rascoff previously served as a law clerk to U.S. Supreme Court Justice David H. Souter and to Judge Pierre N. Leval of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. He was also a special assistant with the Coalition Provisional Authority in Iraq and an associate at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz.


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