Lawyer Lotfi bin Farid Pasha Al-Yafi

He studied law and worked as a writer and lawyer.
On August 28, 1925, Lutfi Al Yafi gave a speech to the worshipers in the Umayyad Great Mosque when he was eighteen years, inciting Damascus merchants to strike in protest against the French colonialism’s exclusion of the nationalists.
As a result, Lotfi Al Yafi was sentenced to prison due to his young age.

The Independence Makers in Syria – Author Najat Kassab Hassan 1999, p. 327