As one of the country’s leading educators and analysts on Muslim world conditions, Dr. Shaul Gabbay acts as a resource for immigration attorneys seeking advice, counsel and expert testimony in asylum cases. Formerly the Executive Director of the Institute for the Study of Israel in the Middle East at the University of Denver, he has published extensively on cultures and customs in all Muslim countries.
He is a recognized international scholar who worked with some of the most prominent immigration law firms as well as smaller firms and solo practitioners.
Professor Gabbay’s expertise helps immigration attorneys and judges understand key societal issues and trends in the Muslim world that have life-threatening repercussions for Muslim immigrants throughout the U.S. at risk of deportation. His oral testimony and written analysis draws on his extensive knowledge and examination of cultural practices in Muslim countries as well as his life experience growing up in the Middle East. Well respected by attorneys for his diligent research and ability to clearly explain complicated issues, his testimony has been recognized by attorneys as a pivotal turning point in their successful asylum cases. Judges have commented on his deep grasp of the multiple factors involved in cases and highly credible testimony.
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