Menaal Munshey

Menaal is a lawyer and criminologist. She is writing up her PhD in criminology at the University of Cambridge, where her research focusses on access to justice for gender-based violence in Lebanon. Previously, she has worked as a policy researcher and consultant at United Nations agencies in Tokyo, Barcelona, Vienna and Beirut.

She was called to the Bar of England & Wales at Gray’s Inn. As a lawyer, she has worked on human rights, prison reform, and criminal justice issues in Pakistan. She is an academic counsellor for Syrian and Palestinian students in Lebanon, and has previously been a visiting researcher/scholar at AUB and LAU.