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Sarah Prosser

Sarah Prosser is an Attorney-Adviser in the Office of the Legal Adviser, U.S. Department of State.  She is currently serving the Legal Adviser’s Office for Consular Affairs, where she advises on terrorism-related visa restrictions, trade and business visas, and immigration reform.  Her work also includes passport litigation.  She has worked in the Legal Adviser’s offices for Human Rights and Refugee Affairs; East and South Asian Affairs; Afghanistan, Pakistan, South and Central Asian Affairs; and Nonproliferation and Arms Control.

Prior to joining the Department, she served as a clerk for the Honorable Virginia A. Phillips, U.S. District Court, Central District of California.  She has worked for the U.S. Agency for International Development in Kazakhstan and was a volunteer for the U.S. Peace Corps in Uzbekistan.  She holds degrees from Harvard Law School, the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University, and Duke University.