Celine joined HRF’s Center for Law and Democracy in 2014 to focus on the protection of freedom of expression in Arabic and French-speaking countries around the world. Her legal and advocacy work cover the Middle East and Africa. She has since co-authored a legal report on the case of Waleed Abu al-Khair in Saudi Arabia. She completed a master’s in international law at Columbia Law School, and she also holds a master’s in French Law from Pantheon-Assas Paris II, France. Celine was born and raised in Beirut, Lebanon, where she earned her Bachelor of Laws from Saint-Joseph University.
SHERMAN TEICHMAN | Strategic Advisor
Sherman Teichman is currently a senior fellow at the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy at Harvard University’s Kennedy School. He focuses on the nexus between corruption and human rights, and is running a study group entitled “Confronting Corruption in Defense of Human Rights."