Date(s) - 11/09/2016
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
New York, NY, 10036
John Washburn has had an extensive career in diplomacy and international governmental and non-governmental organizations. He was a director in the Executive Office of the Secretary-General of the United Nations between January 1988 and April 1993. Thereafter he was a director in the Department of Political Affairs at the United Nations until March 1994.
He is currently Convener of the American Non-Governmental Organizations Coalition for the International Criminal Court (AMICC), co-chair of the Washington Working Group on the International Criminal Court (WICC), and a past president of the Unitarian Universalist United Nations Office. In association with the international NGO Coalition for the International Criminal Court (CICC), he attended most of the United Nations negotiations on the International Criminal Court since 1994 including all of the 1998 diplomatic conference in Rome. He writes and speaks frequently on the United Nations. He has published extensively on the United Nations and on relations between the United States and the International Criminal Court. Mr. Washburn is a member of the bar of the District of Columbia.
Veronica Glick is an associate in the Litigation Department of Debevoise & Plimpton. Ms. Glick joined Debevoise in 2013. She received a J.D. from Columbia Law School in 2013, where she was a recipient of the Parker School Recognition of Achievement in International and Comparative Law, and a member of the Columbia Journal of Transnational Law. Ms. Glick received an LL.B. from the London School of Economics in 2008.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Glick worked as a legal intern for the U.S. Department of Justice, Criminal Division, Fraud Section and the U.S. Department of Defense, Office of the General Counsel. Ms. Glick has also worked for the American NGO Coalition for the International Criminal Court and the Washington Working Group on the International Criminal Court. Ms. Glick is a member of the bar of the District of Columbia and New York.