Amrit Singh is a staff attorney at the ACLU's Immigrants' Rights Project. She has fought for the release of thousands of US government documents related to the conduct of the War on Terror and the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Singh has been a counsel on American Civil Liberties Union v. Department of Defense and Ali Saleh Kahlah Al-Marri v. Donald H. Rumsfeld.
Amrit Singh is a graduate of Cambridge University, Oxford University and Yale Law School where she received her BA in economics, MPhil and her law degree respectively. She is the youngest daughter of Indian prime minister Manmohan Singh, and is married to Barton Beebe, a professor of law at New York University School of Law. She is co-author of the book Administration of Torture.