Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law


David Sadoff

David Sadoff is the Executive Director of the Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law. Previously, he served as General Counsel of the International Development Law Organization (IDLO), a Rome-based intergovernmental organization; Nepal Country Director for the American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative (ABA ROLI); Deputy Legal Adviser and Director for Intelligence Reform with the U.S. National Security Council (NSC); Assistant General Counsel for the CIA; Litigation Associate with Crowell & Moring LLP in Washington, D.C.; and Foreign Affairs Officer at the U.S. Department of State. He is a non-resident Senior Fellow with the Montreal-based Centre for International Sustainable Development Law (CISDL) and the Washington, DC-based Enough Project. He has published Bringing International Fugitives to Justice: Extradition and Its Alternatives (Cambridge University Press 2016) and a number of journal articles on international law. He holds a J.D. from Georgetown University, a Ph.D in Public International Law and an LL.M in International Humanitarian Law from the Université de Genève, an M.P.P. from the Harvard Kennedy School, and a B.A. from Dartmouth College.


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