International Human Rights

Davis Polk is dedicated to building a human rights culture in all communities, both within the United States and internationally.

We work on a variety of international projects ranging from representation in an asylum case to policy research for an international research organization.

Some of the organizations with which we partner include the Cyrus R. Vance Center for International Justice, Human Rights First, the International Justice Mission, the Legal Aid Society, PILnet (The Global Network for Public Interest Law), Public International Law & Policy Group (PILPG) and Sanctuary for Families’ Center for Battered Women’s Legal Services.

BY THE NUMBERS
  • In 2015, our lawyers devoted 683 hours to international pro bono matters.