Rabia Chaudry

Rabia Chaudry is an attorney, a 2016 Jennings Randolph Senior Fellow at the US Institute of Peace, an International Security Fellow at New America, co-host and co-producer of the popular podcast Undisclosed, which examines wrongful convictions, and author of the New York Times bestselling book Adnan’s Story. She is the Founder of the Safe Nation Collaborative, a training firm for countering violent extremism. She practiced federal immigration and civil rights law for over a decade, and has been the public advocate for Adnan Syed, the convicted man at the center of the hit podcast Serial, for seventeen years. She is a frequent public speaker and writer on extremism, religion, and criminal justice, and has published a widely-read piece in Time magazine on her fellowship with the Shalom Hartman Institute.

Rabia received her JD from the George Mason School of Law and her undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.