[PAST EVENT] Mass Atrocity Trials

October 17, 2019
12:50pm - 1:50pm
Law School, Room 124
613 S Henry St
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
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  • Free food
  • Open to the public

On Thursday, October 17th, join the Human Security Law Center in welcoming Arthur R. Traldi for a discussion on Mass Atrocity Trials. Mr. Traldi, a graduate of William & Mary and Georgetown University Law Center, will speak from his extensive experience in international justice and international, criminal, and human rights law during the lunch hour in Room 124. There will be pizza!

More about Mr. Traldi:

As a prosecutor at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia from 2010 to 2017, Mr. Traldi worked on international cases at the investigative, pre-trial, trial, judgment, and appeal stages. Notably, from 2014 to 2017 he led the team responsible for prosecuting the component of the case against Ratko Mladic, the commander of the Main Staff of the Bosnian Serb Army, for crimes committed during the ethnic cleansing of 14 municipalities. Mladic was convicted of crimes including persecution, mass murder, and mass expulsions on this component of the case. 

Prior to his work in Yugoslavia, Mr. Traldi served at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda; worked as an expert with the OSCE Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina; been seconded by the State Department to OSCE election observation missions in Albania, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Ukraine; trained prosecutors and judges litigating very serious crimes in a dozen different countries; and clerked for Justice Debra Todd of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court and Judge Arthur Zulick of Monroe County.