The Rt. Hon. Henry McLeish, former First Minister of Scotland, served in the government of former United Kingdom Prime Minister Tony Blair, dined with Queen Elizabeth II, and met with former President George W. Bush in the Oval Office.
At 4 p.m. on Tuesday, McLeish will bring his expertise in European Union politics to the public at the first St. Mary’s University Law Lecture on Global Affairs. The free event will be in the courtroom of the Law Classrooms Building and will include a discussion of the evolving conflict in Ukraine, the Greek debt crisis, and the Scottish independence movement.