About Us

OUR TEAM

BAI & IJDH Staff

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Mario Joseph, AV

Bai Managing Attorney

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Brian Concannon, Jr., Esq.

IJDH Co-Founder and Executive Director

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Alexandra Filippova

Senior Staff Attorney

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Steve Forester

Immigration Policy Coordinator

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Sandra Wisner

Senior Staff Attorney

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Kristina Fried

Bertha Justice Fellow

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Catherine Chang

Operations Coordinator

Interns & Volunteers

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Iqra Ishaq

Legal Intern

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Celia Garrett

Legal Intern

Mara Lamont

Mara Lamont

Legal Intern

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Jarron Long

Intern

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Deborah Dieudonne

Intern

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Amber Grimmer

Intern

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Emma Christman

Intern

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Maeliss Guillaud

Legal Volunteer

Board of Directors

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Brian Concannon, Jr., Esq.

IJDH Co-Founder and Executive Director

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Franciscka Lucien, MA

Former IJDH Executive Director

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Irwin Stotzky, Esq

Professor of Law
at the University of Miami

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Joia Mukherjee MD, MPH

Chief Medical Officer
of Partners In Health

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Chris Geyer

Former COO

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Pamela Merchant

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Nadia Ben-Youssef

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Pierre Noel

Advisory Council

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Blaine Bookey

Co-Legal Director at the Center for Gender & Refugee Studies

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Herby Duverné

Principal and CEO
of Windwalker Group

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Fran Quigley

Clinical Professor at the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law

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Mary H. White, M.D.

Infectious Diseases
Physician

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Beatrice Lindstrom

Clinical Instructor in the International Human Rights Clinic at Harvard Law School