Constitutional Rights Advocate; Attorney, KM Khan Law Office
Khizr Khan is a constitutional rights advocate, Muslim American patriot, and Gold Star parent. With Ghazala Khan, he is a parent of three, including the late US Army Captain Humayun Khan, who was killed in 2004 in a suicide explosion in Iraq. Born in Pakistan, Khan attended Harvard Law School and has since practiced law, specializing in commercial civil litigation, electronic discovery, and health privacy law compliance. He became known for his speech at the 2016 Democratic National Convention, when he held up his pocket US Constitution while rebuking then-Republican nominee Donald Trump for his proposed policies. Since then, Khan has spoken out nationally on religious liberty and minority rights.