Hometown: Tehran, Iran
Why did you choose UH Law? It is located on the best island in the world and it has high ranking among law schools in US.
What were you doing before you started Law School? I was working at the Al Lawati law firm which provides legal service to Oman Oil in Oman. I had previously practiced law in Iran since 2001.
Where are you headed after you graduate? I am seeking to enter an SJD program and take the bar exam in NY. Then I will return to Oman to work in Sultan Qaboos University and Oman Oil.
Describe UH Law in three words. Diverse, Promising, Friendly
How would you describe your classmates? Friendly and easy going. Some of them are a little modest. A variety of different law experts from around the world.
Where can we find you when you're not in class? In my apartment busy cooking Persian dishes.
What do you wish someone had told you before you started? Find someone from your country and ask for some tips . Be careful about housing and choosing your classes.
What Law School organizations/activities are you involved in? Kapiolani Community College international student ministry, Ka Lamakua organization, Roshan Culture and Heritage Institute
Where is your favorite place to study? The Law Library
What surprised you most about UH Law? Friendly professors and keen students and easy-going staff
What do you like most about UH Law? UH Law has made a bright way for me to choose exactly what I should do to fulfill my dreams.