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Cause-Lawyering in Palestinian Cases Before the Israeli Supreme Court


A Conversation with Hassan Jabareen with Commentary by Prof. Stephen Ellman
Chaired by Prof. Ruti Teitel.

Please join the Transitional Justice Network for a conversation about cause-lawyering in Palestinian cases before the Israeli Supreme Court with Hassan Jabareen, General Director, Adalah - The Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel, with commentary by Prof. Stephen Ellmann, New York Law School.

The goal of the Transitional Justice Network is to promote global discourse and knowledge among students, scholars, and professionals on issues of transitional justice. A place for discussion, where students can learn about current issues in the field, scholars can link with other scholars working in similar areas, and professionals can keep up to date with trending thoughts and philosophies.

Hassan Jabareen

Hassan Jabareen, a Palestinian human rights lawyer, is the Founder and General Director of Adalah - The Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel. Hassan is also a lecturer at Tel Aviv University Law School, among others, and is the author of numerous scholarly articles on citizenship, identity, transnational lawyering, and constitutionalism. A former Senior Robina Visiting Human Rights Fellow at Yale Law School in 2012-2013, Hassan Jabareen has received several awards for outstanding public interest lawyering.


Stephen Ellmann

Stephen Ellmann is Professor of Law at NYLS; Director of Clinical and Experiential Learning and Co- Chair of the South Africa Reading Group. He is an award-winning author on legal ethics and an expert in clinical legal education, constitutional law, and South African law.

Ruti Teitel

Ruti Teitel is the Ernst C. Stiefel Professor of Comparative Law, NYLS; Director, Institute for Global Law, Justice & Policy; Author, Humanity's Law (OUP, 2012) and Globalizing Transitional Justice (OUP, 2014).

New York Law School
185 West Broadway (cornder of Leonard Street, near Franklin St. subway stop)
Boardroom, W204 (2nd Floor)
New York, NY 10013
Light Refreshments will be served.