Ameena Qazi is an attorney practicing civil rights law in Southern California. She holds a B.A. in Political Science from UCLA and a J.D. from Wayne State University School of Law, and is a member of the California State Bar.
Qazi has worked with the Wayne State University Civil Rights Litigation and Disability Rights Clinics, United Auto Workers, and the Council on American-Islamic Relations. She has been involved with research projects including the Pew Research Center's study "Muslim Americans: Middle Class and Mostly Mainstream." Her work focuses on First Amendment, equal protection, and due process issues.
Ameena Qazis Athenaeum presentation is jointly sponsored by the Claremont Colleges Muslim Student Association, the Center for Human Rights Leadership at CMC, and the Athenaeum.