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About Haben

Haben Girma serves as a Skadden Fellowship Attorney at Disability Rights Advocates in Berkeley, California. Honored as a White House Champion of Change, and the first Deafblind graduate of Harvard Law School, Haben works to dismantle digital barriers online for people with disabilities. Watch her speech at the White House—described as amazing by President Barack Obama—celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the ADA and introducing our President. Also check out Haben’s engaging TEDx Talk describing her work as a pioneering public service lawyer.

Haben talks with President Obama at the White House 25th Anniversary celebration of the ADA.
Haben introduces President Obama at the celebration of the 25th anniversary of the ADA at the White House