Who We Are

New-Rule is a small, woman owned business dedicated to big results in rule of law (ROL), human rights, and democracy and governance. Drawing on decades of experience in the field, the New-Rule Team is committed to converting lessons-identified to lessons-applied.  ... more

New-Rule Paradigm

Legal and Judicial Traditions

  What We Do

New-Rule specializes in the provision of a full range of ROL, human rights, and democracy and governance technical services. We connect people, companies, and organizations in collaborative ventures that provide everything from a discrete service to a winning team. ... more

Monitoring And Evaluation
Doctrine and Strategy Development

  • In Spring 2018, New-Rule Principal, Scott Carlson, is assisting Chemonics International with the launch of their new access to justice project in Rwanda, Duteze Imbere Ubutabera, including serving as Interim Chief of Party.
  • New-Rule in support of PartnersGlobal and Partners West Africa Nigeria, collaboratively developed a Legal Aid Guide for a new public defender office (PDO). This joint project has already shown a dramatic success. Currently, New-Rule is expanding the functionality of the PDO case management system, which will empower staff to effectively manage the expanding caseload.
  • In December 2017, PartnersGlobal and New-Rule finished a new regional anti-corruption project from the British Foreign Commonwealth Office (FCO). This opportunity combines the PartnersGlobal “Islands of Integrity” approach and New-Rule expertise on international standards and processes to fight corruption.
  • New-Rule showcased the innovation For Change (I4F) Legal Defender Mobile App at the 2nd International Conference on Access to Legal Aid in Criminal Justice Systems, held in Buenos Aires, Argentina.