100 Most Powerful Arabs 2018
Wed 27 Jun 2018 09:18 AM
Amal Clooney

Company: Doughty Street Chambers

Designation: Barrister

The British-Lebanese human-rights lawyer, barrister and lecturer at Columbia Law School rose to prominence by representing a number of journalists, activists and political prisoners being held by various regimes around the world.

Her clients have included the likes of Julian Assange and Yulia Tymoshenko. She was a guest at the recent wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, accompanied by her husband, George Clooney.