Staff

Rebecca Stewart

Rebecca Stewart

Rebecca Stewart is HIAS Pennsylvania’s Afghan Project Attorney. She focuses on a wide range of legal support for the newly arrived Afghan population, particularly asylum and Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) claims. Previously, Rebecca worked as a legal officer with the United Nations Mission in South Sudan and as an asylum attorney at Human Rights First. Rebecca started her career at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, and focused predominantly on construction litigation. While at Pillsbury she championed firm resources to represent multiple asylum clients as well as other pro bono immigration cases. Originally from Vermont, she is currently based out of San Francisco, California. Rebecca has a BA from Northwestern University and a JD from Washington University in St. Louis – School of Law.

TONIGHT: Join us at the table!Join us for Thankful Together!

Thankful Together, formerly known as Refugee Thanksgiving, is happening TONIGHT at 6PM!

Register here to join us tonight: https://hiaspa1.wpengine.com/event/thankful-together-2021/

Celebrate our volunteers who make this all possible!Click here at 11:45AM to join our Annual Meeting!

Click here to join our virtual Annual Meeting!

The Annual Meeting starts at noon, but join us at 11:45AM for an informal chat before the event!

POSTPONED! Speed Advocacy: Afghanistan

Today's Speed Advocacy: Afghanistan Facebook Live event has been postponed due to a worldwide Facebook outage. We will update you as soon as possible about rescheduling the event.