Speakers

Mary McCord

Mary McCord

Visiting Professor of Law and Legal Director of the Institute for Constitutional Advocacy and Protection (ICAP), Georgetown University Law Center

Mary McCord serves as Legal Director at ICAP and is a visiting professor of law at Georgetown University Law Center. McCord was also the Acting Assistant Attorney General for National Security at the U.S. Department of Justice and Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General for the National Security Division.

Previously, McCord was an Assistant U.S. Attorney for nearly 20 years at the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia. Among other positions, she served as a Deputy Chief in the Appellate Division, overseeing and arguing hundreds of cases in the U.S. and District of Columbia Courts of Appeals, and Chief of the Criminal Division, where she oversaw all criminal prosecutions in federal district court.