Saly Abd Alla, Civil Rights Director
S5-J Religious Accommodations: Focus on Islam and Muslims in Minnesota
About Saly Abd Alla, Civil Rights Director
Saly Abd Alla is the Civil Rights Director at CAIR-MN, where she handles employment discrimination and other civil rights cases; trains corporations, government agencies, and other organizations on working effectively with Muslim colleagues and patrons; and educates the Muslim community on their legal rights and responsibilities. Saly received her B.A. in Sociology of Law, Criminology, and Deviance from the University of Minnesota, where she also minored in Middle Eastern Studies with an Arabic Language concentration. Saly received her J.D. from the University of North Dakota School of Law, where she focused on public interest law.