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Author: Sheevani Patel

Sheevani Patel Sheevani Patel is the Executive Governor of the American Bar Association Law Student Division’s First Circuit and a 3L at New England Law | Boston. She is completing her last semester abroad in London, United Kingdom, interning at the International Bar Association (IBA).


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Do you hear that? That’s the world, and she’s screaming.

February 29, 2016

Why does international law matter? Well, here’s one of the myriad reasons. Earlier this month, I listened to an incredibly brave woman tell her story. She's young, only 21. Yet, her hardened, distant look and silent expression are those of a woman who has experienced horrors and seen demons far beyond