Impact Litigation Unit & Chatsworth Units
Behnam (Ben) Gharagozli received his B.A. with Highest Distinction in Political Science from UC Berkeley, his J.D. cum laude from UC Hastings College of the Law, and a Distinction in the Politics of the Middle East and North Africa course in the MPhil in International Relations and Politics program at the University of Cambridge. He has an impressive litigation record with wins against large firms and certified legal specialists. Mr. Gharagozli joined BASTA as part of his commitment to civil rights. He has given multiple interviews on radio and news stations discussing his cases.
His publications include works on the law of warfare, Iran’s domestic and foreign policy, Trump’s Middle East policy and American immigration law. He speaks Spanish and Persian (professionally proficient) and French (conversant).