Sammy M. Mansour
Prior to joining the Law College faculty, Professor Mansour was the director of advanced legal studies at the Peking University School of Transnational Law. In that role, he designed and implemented a bilingual graduate thesis program promoting transnational legal scholarship. Previously, Professor Mansour was a C.V. Starr Lecturer in Transnational Legal Practice at Peking University, teaching legal research and writing to first- and second-year law students, with an emphasis on common law discourse.
Professor Mansour served as a law clerk on the District of Columbia Superior Court and is admitted to practice in the state of New York and the District of Columbia. He received his bachelor’s degree in political science from Yale University, and his Juris Doctor from the Georgetown University Law Center. His interests include the evolution of lawyering, transnational legal practice, and international law. He is a fluent Arabic and Hebrew speaker.
Professor Mansour teaches Research, Writing, and Analysis and Advocacy in both the J.D. and LL.M. programs.
J.D. 2007, Georgetown University Law Center; B.A. 2003, Yale University