LENS Events

Upcoming Events

  • February 15:  Professor Dunlap will guest lecture on “Cyberwar” for Cybersecurity and Interdisciplinary Law in Duke’s Master of Engineering in Cybersecurity program.

  • February 23:  LENS will host a luncheon panel in Room 3037 on “Careers in National Security Law featuring RADM Melissa Bert, Judge Advocate General, U.S. Coast Guard; Mr. Phillip Carter, Senior Director, Public Sector Legal, Salesforce; Ms. Michele Pearce, Of Counsel, Covington & Burling; and Ms. Genelle Francis, Assistant General Counsel, Federal Bureau of Investigation.

  • February 24-25:  28th Annual National Security Law Conference at Duke Law.

  • March 21:  Professor Dunlap will speak on “The Use of Force and International Law” for the Alexander Hamilton Society at Wake Forest University.

  • May 8:  Professor Dunlap will participate on theCommercial Drones on the Battlefield - Implications to the Law of War” at the Association for Uncrewed Vehicle Systems International convention in Denver, CO.

Past Events: 2022

  • December 13: Professor Dunlap will participate on a panel discussing “Integrated Deterrence” for the 4th Annual Stockton Center Law of Armed Conflict Conference at the U.S. Naval War College.

     

  • Nov 11:  Professor Dunlap will serve on a panel addressing, “The Russian Invasion of Ukraine and International Law, Order, and Security”  hosted by the International and National Security Law practice group of the Federalist Society at the Mayflower Hotel, Washington, D.C.

     

  • Nov 7:  Mr. Les Carnegie, a partner will speak 12:30-1:30 pm at Duke Law on “National Security Law in the Private Sector: Sanctions, CFIUS, and much more!”  This event is co-sponsored with the National Security Law Society.

     

  • October 21: Prof. Dunlap will speak on lawfare to the Joint Advanced Warfighting School at the Joint Forces Staff College of the National Defense University in Norfolk, VA.

     

  • Oct 17: Ms. Heather Huntley, Office of the General Counsel, Centers of Disease Control, will speak 12:30-1:30 pm at Duke Law on “Public Health Emergency Law.” This event is co-sponsored with the National Security Law Society.

     

  • September 22:  Mr. Adam Hickey, the Deputy Assistant Attorney General for the National Security Division, will speak 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm in Room 3037 on the topic “Countering Nation-State Threats in the Modern Era.” This event is co-sponsored with the National Security Law Society.

     

  • September 6:  Mr. Ben Kastan, Duke Law, ’12 and currently Associate General Counsel for Cybersecurity at the National Security Agency, will speak 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm in Room 3037 on the topicCybersecurity and National Security: Current Legal and Policy Challenges”.  This event is co-sponsored with the National Security Law Society.

     

  • March 15:  Professor Dunlap will be the guest speaker at a dinner meeting of a group of Triangle Area business and professional leaders known as The Fifty Group.
     

  • March 3:  LENS will co-sponsor with the Federalist Society a luncheon presentation by Harvard Law Professor Jack Goldsmith about executive power and national security. 

     

  • February 25 - 26, 2022:  LENS’ 27th Annual National Security Law Conference.  Agenda and additional information found here.

  • February 18:  Prof. Dunlap will co-host a lunch with Duke Law’s Students in Government and Public Service Society.

     

  • February 15:  LENS will co-sponsor with the Environmental Law Society a luncheon discussion with Federal Judge James Boasberg, moderated by Professor Steve Roady.

     

 

Prof. Charles Dunlap at Duke University meeting with former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice

Former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice with center director Prof. Charles Dunlap, Jr. and members of the Duke community.

 

Maj. Gen. Dunlap awarded Judge Advocate Specialty badges to two former students, First Lieutenants Chris Pilch and Greg Speirs upon their graduation from the U.S. Air Force's Judge Advocate Staff Officers' Course.

On April 24th 2015, Maj. Gen. Dunlap awarded Judge Advocate Specialty badges to two former students, First Lieutenants Chris Pilch and Greg Speirs upon their graduation from the U.S. Air Force's Judge Advocate Staff Officers' Course.