Shiferaw, a Paralegal in the Religious Immigration Services section joined CLINIC in 2019. He has a LL. B. degree from Addis Ababa University in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. From 2008-2012 he practiced law in his home country with specific focus on commercial and civil law.
Prior to joining CLINIC, Shiferaw worked for five years as a senior translator and interpreter in a Silver Spring, Md., based multilingual communication company, where he served the language needs of Limited English Proficiency, or LEP, persons and assisted clients with document translation.
Shiferaw is a member of Immigration Advocates Network and the Maryland Association of Paralegals.