Asifa Bano Quraishi
(aka Asifa Quraishi-Landes) (born July 17, 1967) is an American educator and legal scholar. She is a Professor of Law at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
, where she teaches courses in Islamic law and U.S. constitutional law. She has served as a law clerk in United States federal courts. Her recent publications address issues of Islamic constitutionalism, in the context of separation of legal authority as well as methodologies of textual interpretation.
Quraishi is a founding board member of the National Association of Muslim Lawyers (NAML), its sister organisation Muslim Advocates, based in San Francisco
, and American Muslims Intent on Learning and Activism (AMILA). She is also an associate of the Muslim Women’s League, and has served as President and board member of Muslim Women’s League.
She joined the faculty of University of Wisconsin Law School
From 2004 to 2012, she was an Assistant Professor of Law.
From 2012 to 2017, she was an Associate Professor of Law.
Since 2017, she has served as a full time Professor of Law.
- "No Altars: An Introduction to Islamic Family Law" in Women’s Rights and Islamic Family Law: Perspective on Reform ed. Lynn Welchman and Abdullahi an-Naim. (Zed Books, 1996).
- "Her Honor: An Islamic Critique of the Rape Laws of Pakistan from a Woman-Sensitive Perspective," 18 Mich. J. Int’l L. 287 (1997).
- ^ a b California Birth Index
- ^ "Asifa Bano Quraishi Lawyer Profile on Martindale.com". www.martindale.com. Retrieved Sep 30, 2019.
- ^ "John Simon Guggenheim Foundation | Asifa Quraishi-Landes". Retrieved Sep 30, 2019.
- ^ Asifa Quraishi-Landes; profile on the University of Wisconsin-website
- ^ a b c d e Asifa's Resume
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