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Alaa Hachem

Schell Center Student Director

Alaa Hachem is a second-year J.D. candidate at Yale Law School interested in international human rights and international humanitarian law. During her time in law school, she interned at an ad hoc international tribunal in The Hague, helping to investigate and prosecute grave international crimes, including war crimes and crimes against humanity. She has also been involved with the Lowenstein Project, the Yale Journal of International Law, and the Yale Society of International Law. Prior to Yale, Alaa worked at the International Finance Corporation’s Asset Management Company, where she specialized in private equity investments in emerging markets. She graduated from McGill University in 2018 with a Bachelor of Commerce and an Honors in Investment Management.