Experts Individuals with PhD's, JD's, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to the US - Iraq conflict. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to the US - Iraq conflict.
Involvement and Affiliations:
Executive Director, National Institute of Military Justice (NIMJ)
Commander, U.S. Coast Guard Reserve assigned to the J5-Policy and Planning for the Joint Chiefs of Staff at the Pentagon
Former Chief, Operations Division, Coast Guard Command Center, Coast Guard Headquarters
Former Clerk for Chief Judge Walter T. Cox III, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
Former Judge Advocate, U.S. Coast Guard
President, Pentagon Chapter, Federal Bar Association
Director, Judge Advocates Association
Former Systems Engineer, MITRE Corp.
Former Counsel, Greenpeace Inc.
MBA, Johns Hopkins University, 2002
JD, Brooklyn Law School, 1991
BA, Politics & Public Affairs and French, University of Miami
"Civilians and Military Law: An Unconstitutional Mix," Journal of International Peace Operations, May-June 2007
"The Military Commissions Act of 2006: 'Play it Again, [Uncle] Sam'," Jurist, Dec. 12, 2006
"Courts-Martial In Lieu of Leadership: Not Enough Military Justice," Jurist, Apr. 17, 2006
"Reprimand for Iraqi Detainee Homicide: Is This Military Justice?" Jurist, Feb. 3, 2006
Guest lecturer for the panel “Ensuring Contractor Accountability in Complex Contingency Operations: UCMJ, MEJA, and the Way Forward,” sponsored by the International Peace Operations Association, Washington, D.C., Feb. 27, 2007