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Meredith Bambrick

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Alumna, LL.M. in Development, Plan International USA
Meredith Bambrick, Tulane Payson Center for International Development LLM in Law & Development
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Meredith Clare Bambrick, Esq. is a graduate of Tulane University Law School where she earned a J.D. and certificate in international and comparative law (2013) as well as an LLM in Development (2014), the latter for which she was awarded a full tuition scholarship. At Tulane she was a student attorney in the juvenile law clinic, managing editor for the Tulane Journal of International and Comparative Law, teaching assistant for the International Development 101 course, and research assistant at the Public Law Center, which sponsors the annual International Legislative Drafting Institute in New Orleans. A Baltimore native, Meredith previously studied at Notre Dame Preparatory School (2001) and earned a B.A. in International Relations from Mount Holyoke College (2005). She served as a youth development Peace Corps Volunteer in Morocco (2005-2007) and then worked for Chemonics International, first in the DC office as a project associate and then in the field as operations manager in Northern Afghanistan (USAID Accelerating Sustainable Agriculture Program Mazar Foods Initiative, 2009) and as Special Activities Fund manager in Nigeria (USAID Maximizing Agricultural Revenues and Key Enterprise Target Sites, 2009-2010) with additional short-term assignments in Egypt, Morocco, Ethiopia, and southern Afghanistan. Since attending law school, Meredith has interned with the legal office of the Northern Land Council in Darwin, Australia and completed a summer fellowship on a State Department INL-funded security sector reform program in northern Liberia implemented by Tetra Tech DPK. As an independent consultant since graduation, she has worked for various USAID contracting firms (2014-2016) including Chemonics International (Thailand, Nigeria, Liberia), Plan International USA (Washington DC, Kenya), Management Systems International (Arlington, VA), and Development Alternatives Inc (Haiti).

Meredith is presently the Compliance, Operations & Awards Manager at Plan International USA in Washington, D.C. She is licensed to practice law in Minnesota.

Meredith's collaboration with Payson Center's professor, Dr. Nanette Svenson in June 2014 at The Academic Council on the United Nations System (ACUNS) Annual Meeting in Istanbul, Turkey was featured in a Tulane Law School News article.

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Degrees: 
  • B.A., Mount Holyoke College, International Relations, 2005
  • J.D., Tulane University, International & Comparative Law, 2013
  • LL.M. in Law & Development, Tulane Law School Payson Center for International Development, 2014
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Country Experience: 
Afghanistan
Egypt
Australia
Morocco
Nigeria
Liberia
Netherlands
France
Italy
Thailand

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