Zahraa Nasser

2021-22 Student Fellow

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Zahraa Nasser was born in Baghdad, Iraq, and grew up near South Bend, Indiana. In 2015, she graduated from Loyola University Chicago with a bachelor’s degree in Finance and Economics. Zahraa worked in Chicago, IL, with a large consulting firm before coming to law school. Since 2010, she has actively volunteered in refugee and asylum resettlement efforts, focusing on cases from the Middle East and North Africa. Zahraa spent her 1L summer at Ropes & Gray, and her 2L summer at McDermott, Will & Emery. After graduation, she clerked for Judge Jack Zouhary of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio.