Foley Hoag Attorney Arsalan Suleman to Speak on Sexual Violence in Armed Conflict with Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security

April 22, 2022

Foley Hoag LLP counsel Arsalan Suleman will speak on a panel hosted by the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security entitled “Ensuring Accountability for Sexual Violence in Conflict.” The panel discussion will take place on April 25, 2022.

Suleman will speak about how international mechanisms can be used to support accountability for conflict-related sexual violence, and will discuss as an example the efforts to ensure accountability for such violence in the context of the Rohingya genocide.

At Foley Hoag, Suleman focuses on representing sovereign States in international disputes, including before the International Court of Justice, the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, UN treaty bodies, U.S. courts, and other tribunals and dispute resolution forums. He primarily advises sovereign States and State-owned companies in Africa, the Middle East, and Central, South and Southeast Asia.

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