Associate Professor of Clinical Legal Education
Director, Human Rights Clinic
J.D. 2003, Columbia Law School
B.A. 1997, University of Michigan
"Comparative Pragmatism Versus Comparative Formalism in the Abortion Context," A Jotwell Review of Rachel Rebouché, Comparative Pragmatism, 72 Md. L. Rev. 85 (2012)
"Introduction: Jessica Lenahan (Gonzales) v. United States: Implementation, Litigation, and Mobilization Strategies," 21 Am. U. J. Gender Soc. Pol’y & L. 207 (2012).
"Implementing the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights' Domestic-Violence Ruling," (with Elizabeth M. Schneider, Julie Goldscheid, Sandra S. Park, Ejim Dike, Lisalyn Jacobs, Margaret Drew, Mary Haviland), 46 Clearinghouse Rev.: J. Poverty L. and Pol’y 113 (July-Aug. 2012).
"Redefining Human Rights Lawyering Through the Lens of Critical Theory: Lessons for Pedagogy and Practice," 18 Geo. J. on Poverty L. & Pol'y 337 (with Davida Finger, Meetali Jain, JoNel Newman, Sarah Paoletti, Deborah M. Weissman) (2011).
"Foreword: Gender Justice in the Americas: A Transnational Dialogue on Violence, Sexuality, Reproduction, and Human Rights," 65 U. Miami L. Rev. 1501 (with Alma Beltran y Puga, Jorge Contesse, Paola Garcia-Rey, Diana Hortsch, Risa Kaufman, Nicole Tuszynski) (2011).
"The Human Rights of Non-Citizens: A New Unified Domain?," Book Review of The Human Rights of Non-Citizens by David Weissbrodt, 104 Am. J. Int’l L. 714 (Fall 2010) (co-authored with Bassina Farbenblum).
"The Inter-American Human Rights System: A Primer," 42 Clearinghouse Rev. 581 (Spring 2009).
"Human Rights at Home: Domestic Violence as a Human Rights Violation," 40 Colum. Hum. Rts. L. Rev. 19 (Fall 2008).
"Jessica Gonzales v. United States: An Emerging Model for Domestic Violence and Human Rights Advocacy in the United States," 21 Harv. Hum. Rts. J. 183 (2008).
"International Union, U.A.W. v. Johnson Controls: The History of Litigation Alliances and Mobilization to Challenge Fetal Protection Policies," in Civil Rights Stories (Foundation Press, 2007) (with Susan Sturm).
"Protection from Domestic Violence: Time to Set a New Standard," The National Law Journal (October 2007).
"Hebrew with a Cuban Accent," in Cuba: The Idea of a Nation Displaced, State Univ. of New York Press (2007).
Cuban-Jewish Journeys: Searching for Identity, Home, and History in Miami (Univ. of Tennessee Press, 2000).