Lishan Woldemedhin is a lawyer with combined experience in research, academics and practice. She has an extensive experience in the field of policy analysis and legal research. Her earlier career was divided between assignments with the United Nations International Organization for Migration, Save the Children International and working with Higher Academic Institutions, consulting companies and public sector. She began her professional career working as an assistant judge at the Federal High Court. Her educational background includes an LL. B and a Master’s in International Relations.