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Lamisse Abdel Rahman

Legal Services Coordinator

Lamisse Abdel Rahman is a Legal Services Coordinator with Refugee Representation in the New York Office. As a legal assistant, Lamisse provides general support to the Refugee Representation program, assisting clients and their pro bono attorneys.

Prior to joining Human Rights First, Lamisse worked for UNHCR in Sudan. As a Child Protection Assistant, she was responsible for registering, screening and providing services to unaccompanied refugee children. Lamisse also worked as a legal assistant at the Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA), a development finance institution.

Lamisse holds a dual bachelor’s degree in French and International Relations from the University of California, Davis.