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Education

  • Harvard Law School (J.D., magna cum laude, 2013)
    Articles Editor, Harvard Law Review
    Frank Knox Memorial Fellow

  • University of Cambridge, Queens’ College (M. Phil., 2010)

  • University of Alberta (B.A. Honors, 2008)

Selected Publications

  • Developments in the Law—Representation in Removal Proceedings, 126 Harvard Law Review 1658 (2013)

Al-Amyn Sumar

Al-Amyn represents news organizations and other media clients in a wide range of content-related matters. Immediately prior to joining the firm, he served as a law clerk to the Right Honourable Beverley McLachlin, Chief Justice of Canada. He previously served as a law clerk to the Honorable J. Paul Oetken of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York and to the Justices of the Court of Appeal for Ontario.

During law school, Al-Amyn interned at the American Civil Liberties Union, where his work focused on national security, free speech, and privacy issues.

  • Al-Amyn Sumar
  • Associate
  • 321 West 44th Street
    Suite 1000
    New York, NY 10036


Bar & Court Admissions

  • New York