Noor Hamadeh is a Nonresident Fellow at TIMEP focusing on business and human rights in Syria and across the region. She is a Syrian-American lawyer and the Head of the Human Rights and Business Unit at the Syrian Legal Development Programme (SLDP). She holds a JD from the George Washington University Law School. Prior to joining SLDP, Ms. Hamadeh completed a legal fellowship with the Public International Law & Policy Group (PILPG), where she served on the Syria Negotiations Support team in Istanbul and Washington D.C. and provided negotiations support to members of the Syrian opposition in Astana. She has also completed internships with the Resettlement Unit of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Washington D.C. and Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights.