Barrister at Doughty Street Chambers whose notable clients include Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks, and former Ukraine prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko. She is also an activist and author.
She worked in a number of United Nations commissions and in the Office of the Prosecutor at the UN Special Tribunal for Lebanon.
Her wedding dress was designed by Oscar de la Renta.
She was the recipient of the Entertainment Law Jack J. Katz Memorial Award from the New York University School of Law where she was studying to get her Master of Laws degree.
She married Hollywood star George Clooney on September 27, 2014. She was born Amal Alamuddin and raised with three younger siblings named Tala, Samer, and Ziad. Her parents are Ramzi and Baria Alamuddin.