Mohamed Sheriff

For several years prior to joining The Bronx Defenders in 2003, Mohamed was a member of the Board of Directors at Na We Yone, Inc., where he referred clients in need of legal assistance to immigrants’ rights organizations, provided support and counsel to refugees, and advocated for immigrant rights. Previously, he taught English and math to seventh grade students in Sierra Leone and has owned his own business. Mohamed received his A.A.S in paralegal studies from Hostos Community College, and his B.A. in Government and Human Rights from John Jay College of Criminal Justice. Mohamed is multilingual in Creole, Mandingo, Malinke, and Soninkay.