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Humanity Displaced Refugee Symposium

Humanity Displaced: Domestic Action in the Face of a Global Refugee Crisis 

Friday, October 30, 2015, 10am-3pm 

Co-sponsored by William & Mary Law School's International Law Society, Immigration Law & Service Society, and Comparative Legal Student Scholars, this 2 panel symposium will feature 8 experts from UNHCR, the World Uyghur Congress, the U.S. Committee on Refugees, and more, including William and Mary Law alum and DHS Asylum Officer, Ali Rabe.


Panel 1

Stacie Blake, Director of Government and Community Relations at U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants

Alim Seytoff, president of the Uyghur American Association

Shannon Mouillesseaux, former Protection Officer at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

Peter Schuck, Professor Emeritus of Law at Yale Law School


Panel 2

David Baluarte, Assistant Clinical Professor of Law and Director, Immigrant Rights Clinic at Washington and Lee University School of Law

Nash Fayad, founding attorney at Fayad Law, P.C.

Laura Jacobson, managing partner at L&L Immigration Law, PLLC

Alison Rabe, U.S. Department of Homeland Security Asylum Officer

Sharon Powell, founding attorney at Powell Law, PLLC

Humanity Displaced Refugee Symposium