Events Archive

October 27, 2011
Special Event: Counter-Terrorism Keynote Speaker
The Legality of NATO's Intervention in Libya

Speaker: Nicholas Beadle, CMG; United Kingdom National Security Council, Cabinet Office London
Time: Lecture: 5:00 p.m. Reception: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Inlow Hall, 530 W. New York Street, Indianapolis, IN
Contact: Shawn Boyne ( or 317-278-4781)

Follow the Counterterrorism Simulation Live beginning at 8:00 a.m. on 10/28/11

Professor Shawn Boyne will reprise the counter-terrorism simulation concept in her Seminar in Comparative National Security Law with a new simulation. To kick-off the seminar, Keynote Speaker, Nicholas Beadle, CMG, United Kingdom National Security Council, Cabinet Office London will speak at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 27 in the Wynne Courtroom. Reception will follow the lecture in the Conour Atrium. He will discuss The Legality of NATO's Intervention in Libya. 1.0 CLE credit available.

Nicholas BeadleMr. Beadle is a former Senior Adviser to the Prime Minister of the UK. He led the Cabinet Office's Afghanistan/Pakistan Strategy teams and is currently working on Libya, Yemen and Syria. In 2007, Beadle was a Weatherhead Fellow at Harvard University, researching multilateralism and regional reconciliation. He has been Private Secretary to successive Secretaries of State for Defence and advised on policy for operations. In 2004/05, he served in Baghdad as the coalition's Senior Adviser to the Iraqi Ministry of Defense. He has also worked in NATO, European Union, and UN policy roles and attended the Royal College of Defence Studies in London. In 2006, Beadle was made a Companion of St. Michael and St. George for his contribution to Security. He read Law in the UK and a Masters at Heriot-Watt in Scotland where he is now a Member of Court.

Join us to hear experts around the nation and the world examine “The Legality and Wisdom of Armed Intervention in Libya" and “The Challenge of Coordinating the Local Response” October 28 at 1:30 p.m. in the Wynne Courtroom. CLE credit available.

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If you wish to attend, please call 317-278-3400, leaving your name and phone number.


Parking is available for a nominal fee at the campus Gateway Garage, located on the corner of Michigan and California Streets. (Address is 525 Blackford Street). Parking is also available for a nominal fee at the Natatorium Garage two blocks west of the law school.

Individuals with disabilities who need special assistance should contact 317-278-3400, no later than one week prior to the event. Special arrangements can be made to accommodate most needs.