Middle Eastern North African Law Student Association (MENALSA)

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Middle Eastern North African Law Student Association

Middle Eastern North African Law Student Association (MENALSA) at Santa Clara University School of Law is committed to promoting cultural awareness within the legal community by creating an academic and professional environment which promotes tolerance and excellence for Middle Eastern and North African law students. MENALSA is also committed to serving our local and global Middle Eastern community to promote universal political growth, progress, and peace.

MENALSA delivers on its mission by sponsoring speakers who promote dialogue on critical issues facing every law student, as well as hosting networking and social opportunities for all students to meet lawyers and fellow law students from all backgrounds.

Officers 2022-2023:

Co-President Payam Ahmadi pahmadi@scu.edu
Co-President Sabreen Noel Ben Salem sbensalem@scu.edu
Co-Internal Vice President Kousha Mckeenejad kmckeenejad@scu.edu
Co-Internal Vice President Ariana Sahebalzamany asahebalzamany@scu.edu
Co-External Vice President Monise Ghandchi mghandchi@scu.edu
Co-External Vice President Andrew Zahabi azahabi@scu.edu
Treasurer Nima Masjedi Zadeh nmasjedizadeh@scu.edu
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Contact melsa.scu@gmail.com for additional information on joining or contributing to MELSA!

Facebook Link: facebook.com/MELSASCU

Active Member Organization, Student Bar Association 2022-2023