Mr. Rizk is an Assistant Federal Public Defender in San Francisco. He is a Lawyer Representative to the Ninth Circuit Judicial Council. Mr. Rizk is also a Director of the Bar Association of San Francisco and sits on the Steering Committee of the Bar’s Criminal Justice Reform Task Force. He is a member of the BART Police Department Citizen Review Board. He was previously in private practice at the San Francisco law firm of Keker, Van Nest & Peters LLP. Mr. Rizk served as a law clerk to Judge Richard Seeborg on the United States District Court for the Northern District of California and Judge Jacqueline Nguyen on the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Mr. Rizk studied law and public policy at Stanford University, and attended Harvard College.