Youssef Osman


Youssef Osman, Intern, supports our Middle East & North Africa practice.

Youssef Osman is a Senior at Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service, where he is majoring in International Politics and International Law with a regional focus on Middle East affairs. He hails from Cleveland, Ohio but is originally Palestinian and Lebanese. Youssef spent parts of his childhood living in the Gulf and Lebanon, where he first became interested in international affairs. While in DC, he has interned at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, the Berkeley Center, the Institute for the Study of International Migration, and numerous other law firms and think-tanks. On campus, he has conducted research with Ambassador Ross and Dr. Elizabeth Ferris, is a proud member of his Arab Society, and a columnist and editor for his school newspaper. His senior thesis on the economic and social impacts of Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 initiative, which played a large part in his interest in applying to McLarty Associates.

Youssef intends on pursuing law school after graduation with a focus on economic empowerment for Arabs both domestically and internationally.