Justus Weiner


Justus Reid Weiner is a human rights lawyer and Distinguished Scholar in Residence at the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs. He is the author of numerous professional publications. Weiner also lectures widely in various countries, and was a visiting Assistant Professor at Boston University School of Law. He is a member of the New York and Israel Bar. Previously, he practiced law as an associate in the litigation department of the international law firm White & Case in New York City. Weiner also served as a senior attorney at the Israel Ministry of Justice, specializing in human rights and other facets of public international law.

Critics of Israel and apolgists for the 'Palestinian State' are incensed by his book accusing Edward Said of lying about his residence in Jerusalem amongst other things. They tend to focus on his book, My Beautiful Old House at the expense of all the rest of his work.


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