Shawn Kohl, a former attorney with Spicer Rudstrom, is a feature in the latest alumni magazine from Nashville School of Law. Kohl practiced civil litigation defense and provided many hours as a guardian ad litem in juvenile court while with the firm’s Nashville office. In 2009, he joined International Justice Mission as an international human rights lawyer, currently serving as the national director of Uganda.

Read more about the specific work he is doing—and about the life he lives with his wife and four children in a developing country.