November, 2022

Vance Center Staff Expands

The Vance Center team has expanded with the addition of one new staff member. Astrid Puentes joined as Staff Attorney in the Human Rights and Access to Justice Program. Read More

November, 2022

Vance Center Engages at the International Bar Association

Vance Center program leaders convened events at the International Bar Association annual conference, highlighting work on diversity, pro bono practice, and the rule of law.  Lawyers attending ga... Read More

November, 2022

Vance Center Launches Ukraine Project

The War in Ukraine has galvanized the world, including the legal profession.  Important and novel questions of public international law and domestic US law have arisen and warrant discussion and... Read More

October, 2022

Vance Center Celebrates 20 Years With Focus on Program

The Vance Center convened a full-day programmatic event with more than 60 participants, representing US, Latin American, European, and African law firms, NGO clients and other stakeholders. Read More

September, 2022

Vance Center Examines Sexual Harrassment in South Africa’s Legal Profession

The Vance Center the South African Women Lawyers Association (SAWLA), the International Federation of Female Lawyers, and the South African alumni of the Vance Center’s African Legal Fellows Pr... Read More

September, 2022

Vance Center Pursues Diversity Initiative

Two candidates of the second cohort of the TotalLAW Prep Mentorship Program have won admission to top law schools in the United States and begun pursuing their LLMs. The Vance Center has partner... Read More