Michel Shammas

Michel Shammas is a Syrian lawyer and legal activist known for his defense of political prisoners in Syria. He currently resides in Germany.

When They Mocked My Candidacy to the Premiership

09 September 2016
May God bless Fares al-Khuri and bless the 1950s in which a Sunni parliamentary majority elected a Christian as president of the parliament three times and four times as prime...
Diaries of a Lawyer at the Damascus Courthouse

24 August 2016
Such were the daily happenings in our work at the Courthouse for over three years, until the end of 2013. Then the security branches stopped transferring detainees to the Courthouse,...

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