Conference Presenter Profile

Zahra Azhar

Name: Zahra Azhar

Professional Title: Ph.D Candidate

Affiliation: Shahid Beheshti University (SBU)

Country: Iran

Title of Presentation(s):

  • The Importance of Transitioning from Generic to Specialized Legal Clinics in the Middle East and its Effects on Street Law

Short Bio: I graduated from bachelor degree in law at Shahid Beheshti University (SBU) in 2011 and the same year I started LLM course in Public Law at SBU . Two years later I started PhD degree on Public Law at SBU, my thesis topic is "The Concept of Legal Personality in Iranian Public Law". During my studies I participated in several mootcourt competitions and fortunately was able to win national and international awards. I also contributed to mootcourts as coach or as a judge. Moreover, in addition to teaching experiences in different law schools as a lecturer, I also have the experience as legal clinic manager in Mofid University.

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