Fayezeh Haji Hassan
Associate
Pittsburgh, PA
office 412.325.1110
  • Overview
  • Services
  • Distinctions
  • Admissions
  • Publications & Presentations
  • Other
  • Resources

Ms. Haji Hassan’s primary areas of practice are general corporate matters and securities laws. Her corporate practice focuses on corporate transactions and commercial agreements. She also works on employment-based immigration matters.

Education

  • Middlebury College, B.A., International and Global Studies and Middle Eastern Studies with a concentration of Political Science, cum laude
  • Duquesne University School of Law, J.D., 2017

Experience

  • Representing clients in general corporate matters, including drafting and reviewing commercial agreements and working on M&A transactions, as well as helping clients with securities offerings
  • Assisting clients with obtaining various employment-based visas and immigration matters
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Distinctions

  • CALI Award for Best Brief: Legal Research and Writing
  • Distinguished Student Award: One of the top three awards to graduating students, chosen by the faculty

Admissions

  • Pennsylvania State Bar

Publications & Presentations

  • Panelist, “Love Thy Neighbor: The Power of Community,” Courageous Conversations Series by Community Engagement Department, Point Park University, February 2019
  • Panelist, Central Southwest Asia Studies Conference, University of Montana, Missoula, April 2017
  • Invited Speaker, Magnanimous Stories Tour, various colleges in Montana, April 2017
  • Panelist, “Muslims, Immigration and the American Dream,” Conference at Duquesne University, March 2017
  • Op-Ed, “A Muslim Girl Exhausted by Politics and the Media,” Forbes, March 14, 2017
  • Op-Ed, “The American Dream is Human Rights,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, February 5, 2017

Other

  • Highly proficient in oral/written Persian and Dari
  • Proficient in Arabic
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