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Chris Godshall

Legal Fellow

Chris Godshall is the current Legal Fellow at Muslim Advocates.

He joins Muslim Advocates after receiving his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center. In addition to his J.D., Chris also holds a certificate in Refugees and Humanitarian Emergencies. At law school, he focused on human and civil rights, serving in the Georgetown Civil Rights Clinic.

Prior to attending law school, Chris completed a two-year commitment to Teach for America in Springfield, Massachusetts, where he taught middle school social studies. He stayed one year beyond this commitment to serve as the Director of Operations at Rise Academy.

He earned his B.A at Columbia University where he studied Political Science and Middle Eastern Studies.