In addition to its Board, ISLP receives valued assistance from its Human Rights Advisory Council and International Advisory Committee. As well, eight Volunteer Program Advisors provide expert guidance on specific ISLP programs. These are:
Joseph Bell
Program Advisor, Extractive Industries
Hon. Mary McGowan Davis
Program Advisor for Europe
Natasha Lisman
Program Advisor, Russia Program
Patrick F. J. Macrory
Program Advisor, Trade Negotiation Training Program
Patrick F. Murray
Program Advisor, Haiti Program

Tim Soutar
Program Advisor, Tanzanian Law School Assistance Program

Keith Watson
Program Advisor, Commercial Law Training Program
Dick Winfield
Program Coordinator, Media Law Working Group

Human Rights Advisory Council

Elizabeth Anderson
Executive Director and Executive Vice President, American Society of International Law

James Goldston
Executive Director, Open Society Justice Initiative

Elisa Massimino
Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, Human Rights First

Gay McDougall
United Nations Independent Expert on Minority Issues

David Padilla
Retired, Assistant Executive Secretary for the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights 

International Advisory Committee

Jon Allen
Ambassador of Canada to Israel

Nancy Zucker Boswell
Managing Director, Transparency International USA

Roberto Danino
Former Prime Minister of Peru

C. Payne Lucas
Founder and President Emeritus, Africare

Matthew McHugh
Former U.S. Congressman and Counselor to the Word Bank President

David McQuoid-Mason
Dean Emeritus and Professor, University of KwaZulu-Natal Law School, Durban, South Africa

Leigh Middleditch
Senior Counsel, McGuireWoods LLP

Roberts B. Owen
Senior Counsel, Covington & Burling LLP

Barbara Swann
Senior International Legal Consultant, U.S. Department of Justice Counsel

Patricia Wald
Senior Former Judge, International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia