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    Ms. Sabbagh is an attorney with the Levant Law Practice in Beirut, Lebanon. Her responsibilities include serving on the legal team that represents victims before the Special Tribunal of Lebanon and working on cases related to international arbitration and trade. Ms. Sabbagh graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Private Law from the University of Holy Spirit in Lebanon, and went on to receive her DEA in Public Law from the same institution. She is a member of the Beirut Bar Association and has organized numerous training sessions and workshops on topics such as human trafficking and cases of sexual and gender-based violence. As a Humphrey Fellow, Ms. Sabbagh hopes to gain an in-depth knowledge of international human rights law, international business transactions, drafting contracts, and mergers and acquisitions. Upon returning to Lebanon, she plans to establish legal clinics for refugees, migrant workers, and survivors of sexual and gender-based violence.