California International Law Center (CILC)

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.”

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Upcoming Events

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The California International Law Center (CILC) fosters the work of UC Davis School of Law’s faculty, students, and alumni in international, comparative, and transnational law to enhance California’s role as a global actor.

Through this Center, our King Hall community continues to work for justice, at home and abroad. We hope that you will join us in our shared endeavor to better understand the processes of globalization and the role of law in enhancing human flourishing.

About CILC

Named after Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., an international leader in the pursuit of civil rights, equality, and education, The University of California, Davis, School of Law (King Hall) has a tradition of engaging in matters of global consequence.

CILC is dedicated to providing UC Davis School of Law students a greater connection to the practice of international law by bringing them into contact with leading international jurists and leading practitioners of international law. We also offer a scholarly colloquium series in which international law scholars discuss their current research.