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Your Council Ambassador: Zainab Alwan
Georgia Asylum & Immigration Network (GAIN)
About Zainab: Zainab A. Alwan is the lead Attorney for the Asylum Project with the Georgia Asylum & Immigration Network (GAIN). GAIN provides free legal representation to asylum seekers, and immigrant victims of human trafficking, domestic violence and other violent crimes. Prior to joining GAIN, Zainab worked with Socheat Chea, P.C., a private immigration law firm in Atlanta, GA. Zainab is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Georgia and is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association. She currently serves on the USCIS/AILA liaison committee. Zainab received her Juris Doctor from Case Western Reserve University School of Law in 2011. When Zainab is not advocating for immigrant rights, she devotes her time to interfaith work in the Atlanta area. 


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