Biography of Tanaz Moghadam

Tanaz Moghadam is a Skadden Fellow at the ACLU Immigrants' Rights Project. She received her J.D. from Columbia Law School, where she was a James Kent and Harlan Fiske Stone scholar, and received her B.A., summa cum laude, from New York University's College of Arts and Science. During law school, Tanaz served as an Articles Editor for the Columbia Human Rights Law Review and published a note on universal jurisdiction with that publication. Tanaz was also a member of the International Human Rights Clinic and has done field work in Tanzania, Rwanda, Ivory Coast, Morocco, Cuba, and Iran. Her internship experience includes work at the Legal Aid Society's Immigration Law Unit, Human Rights Watch, and the International Center for Transitional Justice. Prior to joining the ACLU, Tanaz clerked for the Honorable Jan E. DuBois of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

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