Muslims in the Legal Profession Post 9/11: Saturday, 2/20 at 11:30am
Muslim Americans and the Legal Profession After September 11
A Conversation with
- Sameer Ahmed, Skadden Fellow, Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund
- Umbreen Bhatti, Staff Attorney, American Civil Liberties Union of Delaware
- Asaad Siddiqi, Associate, Walder Hayden & Brogan & Vice President, Muslim Bar Association of New York
Saturday, February 20, 2010, 11:30 AM
Undoubtedly, the tragedy of September 11, 2001 transformed the Muslim American community -- but in what ways did this extend to perspectives on the law and the legal profession? Join us for a conversation on how terrorism has impacted, influenced, and encouraged Muslim Americans’ civic activism, political engagement, and attitudes toward the historically non-traditional career of law.