Dalia’s commitment to immigrant justice and human rights was inspired by her experiences growing up in an Arab immigrant family and as a community organizer in Chicago. As a law student at Boston University School of Law, Dalia worked with the National Immigrant Justice Center, International Refugee Assistance Project, The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, and participated in Boston University’s international human rights clinic. Dalia works at the New Haven Legal Assistance Association assisting asylum seekers and long-term immigrants in removal proceedings throughout the state of Connecticut.