Shahab Gharib is currently a first year Law Student at George Washington University and is interested in working as a general litigator. Shahab started college at 12 and earned his BA history degree with summa cum laude at the Pforzheimers Honors College at Pace University NY at age 14. At Pace, Shahab founded “Soul-Fighter” a boxing and self-defense club which aimed to help students improve their confidence and to encourage networking and communication between students of different backgrounds. Shahab became a US Citizen in 2023 as a German-Iranian-Portuguese immigrant and knows the struggles and difficulties of immigration very well. He is passionate about human rights and fair chances for everyone. He speaks German and English fluently, has Spanish skills and he is very interested in international relationships, especially Middle Eastern politics.