TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10, 9:00 AM UPDATE: Georgetown Law will open at 11:00 am on Tuesday, December 10, 2013, with liberal leave in effect. The Law Library will open at its regular hour. All in-class exams scheduled to begin at 9:00 am will begin at 1:30 pm.
All designated emergency employees must report to work on time. All other employees are expected to report to work by 11:00 am. Employees may take unscheduled leave, but should contact their supervisor to discuss the needs of their unit and individual circumstances.
Special events and programs scheduled to start before 11:00 am will be delayed and may be cancelled. Please check with your program planner to determine status.
Legal Consultant, The World Bank, Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A., J.D., Georgetown
B.A., cum laude, Georgetown University; J.D., Georgetown University Law Center. Professor AlShawwaf is a lawyer in the World Bank's Legal Department, focusing on operational work in the...Continue Reading
B.A., cum laude, Georgetown University; J.D., Georgetown University Law Center. Professor AlShawwaf is a lawyer in the World Bank's Legal Department, focusing on operational work in the Middle East and North Africa region. Prior to the World Bank, she was an associate with the law firm of Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP, where her practice involved advising governments on matters that raise issues of public international law and U.S. Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act matters. Professor AlShawwaf has co-authored two essays published in The International Lawyer on the legal developments in Saudi Arabia. She is a board member of the Washington Foreign Law Society and a member of the American Society of International Law. She holds a certificate in Refugee and Humanitarian Emergencies from Georgetown University Law Center. She is fluent in Arabic and conversational in Spanish.