RITA ABED ELAHAD is an associate in Sidley’s Century City office and a member of the firm’s Real Estate practice. Rita participated in Sidley’s Pro Bono Fellowship working for Public Counsel, where she worked with the Children’s Rights Project.
Rita earned her J.D. from USC Gould School of Law. While attending law school, Rita was a member of the Trademark Moot Court Team, on the board of the Middle Eastern and North African Law Students Association (MENALSA), and a teaching assistant for several undergraduate courses.