Interviewed in 2011
Jewish Born in 1972 Lives in Tel Aviv Profession: Lawyer Works at Human Rights Defenders Fund Interviewed by: Anat Langer-Gal
Born into a politically engaged family with very clear positions on human rights and democracy, today, Michael Sfard is a dedicated international human rights lawyer and activist. He represents Palestinian and Israeli human rights organizations, communities, committees and individuals. Sfard's cases deal directly with the Occupation, and range from those dealing with the route of the Separation Barrier to defending conscientious objectors and Palestinian prisoners.