Arabi Hassan focuses her practice on complex litigation matters. She joined WilmerHale in 2022 as a summer associate. Ms. Hassan maintains an active pro bono practice focused on immigration and human rights.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Hassan was the Executive Director of First Gen Empower, a non-profit organization that she founded in 2019. In that role, she advised universities and non-profit organizations on effectively supporting immigrant students. Ms. Hassan remains involved in the firm’s pro bono work for First Gen Empower.

While attending Harvard Law, Ms. Hassan served as a research and teaching fellow at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society, where she worked on data privacy issues. Ms. Hassan was also a legal intern at the Data Privacy division of the Massachusetts Attorney General's Office and the Data Governance department of the ACLU National.

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  • Education

    • JD, Harvard Law School, 2023

      Co-President, First Class

      Student Attorney, Family Justice Clinic

      Research Assistant, Cyberlaw Clinic

      Board Member, Advocates for Human Rights

      Graduate Student Fellow, Harvard Graduate Student Leadership Forum

    • BA, Sociology, University of California, Berkeley, 2019

      summa cum laude

      Project Manager, Berkeley Law Human Rights Investigations Lab

      Judith Lee Stronach Baccalaureate Prize

  • Admissions

    • California

  • Languages

    • Bengali



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