Internationally Prominent Alumni

International graduates of SMU Dedman School of Law have made an impact all over the world.

Our international alumni network includes more than 2000 graduates in more than 80 countries. These professionals can be found at the highest levels of government, legal practice, and business.

SMU’s international alumni represent a broad spectrum of legal systems, including those from Central and South America, Mexico, Canada, Europe, Africa, India, Southeast Asia, China, the Middle East, and the Pacific Rim. We strive for global geographic diversity in our student enrollments, and provide a high degree of individual attention and support for each international student.

Sobchok Sukharomna '81
Supreme Court President, Thailand
Dr. Shen Shiaoming ’81
International Legal Consultant for Mackenzie & Albritton LLP
The Honorable S.M. Krishna ’59
Minister for External Affairs for India (2009-2012)
 Siriporn Chaiyasuta ’85
General Counsel, Chevron Europe, Eurasia and Middle East Exploration & Production Limited
Moath Alhussain ’11
Assoc. Counsel, Saudi Basic Industries Corporation
Antonio M. Garza ’83
Former U.S. Ambassador to Mexico
Dr. Helmut Sohmen ’66
Chairman and President,
BW Group
Dr. Hassan Okour ’07
Former Dean, Qatar Law School
Jinsung Lee ’88
Justice, Constitutional
Court of Korea
Yukio Horigome ’71
Justice of the Supreme
Court of Japan