Hu, Susan

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Bertha Fellow


Susan Hu is the Bertha Fellow for the Guantánamo Global Justice Initiative at the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR). Her work focuses on challenging the detention of prisoners at Guantánamo Bay and other post-9/11 government abuses emerging from the “war on terror.”

Prior to coming to CCR, Susan was a Legal Fellow at the Center for Appellate Litigation, where she litigated criminal appeals and related post-conviction proceedings. She graduated in 2011 from NYU School of Law, where she participated in the International Human Rights Clinic and worked for the ACLU of Southern California, the Federal Defenders of San Diego, and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. Susan was a paralegal for the Guantánamo Global Justice Initiative at CCR from 2006-2008.