Adam R. Pearlman
Adam R. Pearlman is an attorney for the United States Department of Defense. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Federalist Society’s International and National Security Law Practice Group, and vice chairman of the ABA Section of International Law’s committees on national security, and aerospace and defense. This article will be published next year in the Encyclopedia of Transnational Crime and Justice, and it is published here with permission. The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not reflect the official policy or position of the Department of Defense or the U.S. Government.