Born, bred, and legally trained in Saint Louis, Missouri (1960-1987). Introduced to the practice of law in Boise, Idaho (1988-1991). Learned international law in New York City with the masters, Lou Henkin and Oscar Schachter, at Columbia Law School (1992-1994). Settled down to teach international law in Australia — Melbourne (1994-1996) and Canberra (2000 – today) — with a brief stint as a public interest environmental lawyer in Sydney and Melbourne (1997-2000).
Here you will find occasional posts on a variety of subjects by a guy with a meliorist worldview.