Ghada is pursuing dual degrees in Law and Global Policy Studies at the University of Texas School of Law and the Lyndon B. Johnson School. She applied for an IJC fellowship to fulfill her passion for serving marginalized communities. She aims to leverage her skillsets in legislative lawyering, immigration, civil rights, and social justice lawyering to uplift those she serves. Ghada has interned for the Texas Supreme Court and clerked for the Texas Civil Rights Project, Open Society Justice Initiative, Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, and RAICES. She will be working with Catholic Migration Services in their Removal Defense Program.