EVENTS

Please view some of our upcoming events. These events are updated frequently, so check back often to see the latest lectures, presentations, panel events, and everything else that The Law Firm OF Omar T. Mohammedi, LLC and our staff are involved in. Feel free to contact us to inquire about the details of these events.

CLE Course Available!

Mr. Mohammedi will be teaching a CLE (continuing legal education) course on Jan. 24, 2017. To watch this course please click: Here

Standing Up to Islamophobia: What to Do When You See It

Sunday, January 29 2 PM – 4:30 PM EST Montclair Fire Headquarters 1 Pine Street, Montclair, New Jersey 07042 Jewish Voice for Peace opposes ALL forms of bigotry, whether anti-Jewish, anti-Muslim, or anti-Arab. Islamophobia — the prejudice against or hatred of Islam or Muslims — is a growing problem in America. There has been a…
  • Muslims in Criminal Justice

    04/21/2016

    Join us at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice for an event presented by the Muslim Student Association on Thursday, April 21st, 7:30PM to 9:30PM. Omar Mohammedi will be speaking as a panelist at the event which will cover the topic of Muslims in Criminal Justice.

  • Do you know your employee rights?

    03/25/2016

    Join us at Al-Ansar Center today (Mar25) at 7:30pm to listen to Omar Mohammedi Esq., former NYC Commissioner on Human Rights and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) explain your employee rights. 2230 Bath Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11214

  • Omar T. Mohammedi Speaks on Building Partnerships for Public Protection

    10/13/2015

    On October 12, 2015, Omar Mohammedi spoke at a Human Rights lecture series panel. He discussed the importance for the NYPD to protect New York citizens from crimes or terrorism while preserving constitutional rights of individuals under the law. Get More Info

  • Omar Mohammedi, Esq. Speak at Columbia Law School

    09/21/2015

    “Islamic Finance and Investment: Contributions to the World Financial System” with Professor Omar Mohammedi

    Location: WJWH L104

    Join MELSA tonight (9/21) in WJWH L104 at 6PM in kicking off its lecture series for the year with an event on Islamic finance and investment. The guest speaker, professor Omar Mohammedi, teaches at Fordham Law and has experience practicing in the area of Islamic finance and Islamic estate planning. He has also served as counsel for several high profile cases revolving around religious freedom and discrimination. Professor Mohammedi will be speaking on his practical experience and the contributions that Islamic Finance has made to the world financial system.

  • Challenging FOIA/FOIL Non-Compliance

    04/04/2015

    Omar T. Mohammedi, Esq. will be a panelist at the CLE workshop on FOIL. Mr. Mohammedi, a civil rights attorney will offer an hour an half CLE lecture on development in FOIL, and how state courts should not allow the Glomar response for state FOIL request. Mr. Mohammedi, will share his experience based on his practice and major cases he handled in this field on behalf of his firm.
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  • Litigating RLUIPA Claims

    04/02/2015

    Managing Partner, Omar Mohammedi is moderating an engaging CLE discussion on Al Falah Center v. Bridgewater Township and other religious institutions. The discussion will focus on The Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act (RLUIPA).
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  • Islamic Finance: An Undiscovered Market in the United States

    11/04/2013

    Omar T. Mohammedi, Esq. will take part as a guest speaker at the conference which will be held at Ronald Reagan Trade Center. The Conference will expand the global growth of Islamic Finance and new market opportunities in the United States.
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  • The Arab Spring and Constitutionalism in the Middle East

    11/17/2012 - 11/18/2012

    Omar T. Mohammedi, Esq. recently took part as moderator in a roundtable discussion of a two day seminar at Fordham Law School. In attendance were experts and high officials from the Western and Middle Eastern world.
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  • Fordham Corporate Law Center Presents Islamic Finance

    02/07/2011

    Omar T. Mohammedi, Esq. will present on the legal and financial implications of the emerging Islamic finance markets. The event will be attended by legal, financial and business professionals alike.
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  • 2010 Algeria Day At The Otc, Houston, Texas On 05/05/10

    05/05/2010

    The Law Firm of Omar T. Mohammendi, LLC presented on international trade and investment opportunities Algeria in this event hosted by the U.S. Algeria Business Council in Houston, Texas

  • Religious Diversity In The Workplace: Accommodation, Discrimination And Understanding On 03/18/10

    03/18/2010

    Omar T. Mohammedi, Esq. gave a presentation on employment discrimination at this event sponsored by the Association of Muslim American Lawyers and hosted by Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP.
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  • Islamic Estate Planning On 03/13/09

    03/13/2009

    The Law Firm of Omar T. Mohammendi, LLC will give a presentation on several contemporary issues involving topics relating to Islamic inheritance law and drafting enforceable Shariah compliant Wills in America. M.E.C.C.A. Center, New York, NY at 7:00pm
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  • International Investment And Commercial Transactions: The Algerian-American Experience On 02/21/09

    02/21/2009

    The Law Firm of Omar T. Mohammendi, LLC gave a presentation on the international contract formation, arbitration, enforcement and on the investment climate in Algeria. U.S.-Algeria Business Council Conference, Algiers, Algeria
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  • Faith, Communities And Civil Societies Program: The Six Imams Case And Civil Liberties On 01/23/09

    01/23/2009

    Omar T. Mohammedi, Esq. was a featured panelist in Arizona State University’s Faith, Communities and Civil Societies Program. He presented on issues relating to racial profiling and the 6 Imams case.

  • Shariah Compliant Real Estate Transactions: Legal And Financial Aspects On 03/27/08

    03/27/2008

    Lecture and Discussion with The Law Firm of Omar T. Mohammedi, LLC and Zayan Finance
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  • Robert F. Wagner National Labor & Employment Law Moot Court Competition On 03/09/08

    03/09/2008

    Omar T. Mohammedi, Esq. presided (as a Judge) over the Final Round of this Competition. Get more info

  • Paula Zahn Interviews Omar Mohammedi Regarding The Six Imams Case, CNN

    04/05/2007

    ZAHN: Welcome back. We’re talking about the lawsuit filed by six imams kicked off a plane after some passengers complained about their behavior. The suit filed against U.S. Airways also names some of the passengers who complained as possible defendants. We just heard from Congressman Peter King who supports laws to protect passenger whistle-blowers. Now let’s hear from one of the men removed from that plane. Imam Didmar Faja, also with us for his only TV appearance Omar Mohammedi, attorney for all six imams. Welcome. Omar, do you intend to seek out the passengers and sue who filed false reports about the six imams? Read it here.

  • Democary Now Interview of Omar T. Mohammedi, Esq.

    08/25/2006

    Amy Goodman interviews Omar Mohammedi, Esq. on the racial profiling of Muslim Americans in Airports – Middle Eastern, South Asian and Muslim passengers say they are increasingly victims of racial profiling and are being detained and harassed at airports. We speak with an American mother and daughter, both born in Iraq, who were held and questioned for hours at JFK airport. Read it here.