Theory and Political Praxis in Egypt’s Supreme Constitutional Court: From Its Founding to 2011


Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 4:00pm to 6:00pm


Wasserstein Hall (WCC) 1019, 1585 Massachusetts Ave, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA

The Center for Middle Eastern Studies presents

The Honorable Deputy Chief Justice Adel Omar Sherif 
Dr. h.c. Adel Omar Sherif is the Deputy Chief Justice of the Supreme Constitutional Court of Egypt; a Distinguished Visiting Professor of Law at Dedman School of Law, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas and the Vice-President of the International Judicial Academy, Washington, D.C. He holds law degrees and Advanced Studies diplomas in Law and Economics, Public Law, Administrative Law, and a PhD in Constitutional Law, from Cairo and Ain Shams Universities in Egypt. For an extended version of Dr. Sherif's biography, please click here.

Dr. Sherif will present another lecture on June 15.

Sponsors: Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard Law School ILSP: SHARIAsource
Contact: Liz Flanagan