Isabel Udell is an Associate in ASG’s South Asia practice, where she supports clients through research and project coordination.
Ms. Udell previously interned at the U.S. Department of State’s Office of Pakistan Affairs. In this role, she tracked Pakistani elections, produced issue papers on security challenges in South Asia, and assisted in the preparation of lectures on Pakistani politics at the Foreign Service Institute.
Ms. Udell graduated cum laude from Bowdoin College with a B.A. in Asian Studies and Government/Legal Studies. She wrote her thesis on the Indian Supreme Court’s jurisprudence surrounding gender-based violence and female citizenship, for which she received a grant from Bowdoin to conduct interviews with attorneys and activists in Delhi. She has received both the U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship and the National Security Education Program Boren Scholarship.
Ms. Udell is proficient in Hindi.
She is based in Washington, D.C.