Monday, January 20, 2020
Professor Nadia E. Nedzel received a Global Legal Skills Award in celebration of her book, Legal Reasoning, Research, and Writing for International Graduate Students, and her contributions to international legal education. The award was presented last month in Phoenix during the 14th Global Legal Skills Conference at the Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law. She's pictured here with the GLS-14 Conference Co-Chairs Mark E. Wojcik (UIC John Marshall Law School) and Kim Holst (ASU Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law).
Professor Nedzel is the Reilly Family Professor of Law at Southern University Law Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Her research interests include the Rule of Law, legal history, and comparative law, and she has a number of books and articles on this topic as well as others. She teaches commercial law, including Contracts, Obligations, Sale and Lease, and International Public and Private law.
She received her LL.M. with Honors from Northwestern University in Chicago, her J.D. Magna Cum Laude from Loyola University in New Orleans, and her B.S. in English, French, and Comparative Literature from Northwestern University.
She speaks, writes, and reads French, Spanish, and Russian (to varying extents). She enjoys teaching and lecturing abroad in countries as diverse as France, Chile, Italy, Austria, Russia, Turkey, China, Guatemala, and Mexico.
We congratulate Professor Nedzel on receiving a 2019 Global Legal Skills Award for her book, Legal Reasoning, Research, and Writing for International Graduate Students, and for her contributions to international legal education.