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Celebrity Lawyer: Amal Alamuddin

Did you say, Amal who? Mrs. George Clooney, you dumbo!

Amal went to New York University School of Law to study for the LLM degree, (after a law degree from Oxford), where she was a clerk for the clerkships program at the International Court of Justice.[20] She received the Jack J. Katz Memorial Award for excellence in entertainment law.[21][22] For one semester while at NYU, she worked as a student law clerk at the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuitin the offices of Sonia Sotomayor, who is now on the Supreme Court of the United States.[23] In 2004, she worked at the International Court of Justice and was one of two NYU-sponsored clerks at the Court. She clerked under Judge Vladen S. Vereshchetin from Russia and Judge Nabil Elaraby from Egypt.[20][24]

Match Amal’s charisma, SLSians!