IMMIGRATION CLINIC

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Wednesday, February 24, 2021

As part of the class action lawsuit the University of Miami School of Law filed with partners against U.S. Immigration and Custom Enforcement, students help to save lives as they learn the intricacies of immigration law.

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Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Students in Miami Law’s Immigration Clinic have released a series of in-depth practice advisories on the immigration consequences of commonly charged Florida crimes. The work marks the 10-year anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s...

Alexis Bay
Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Alexis Bay

Recent graduate Alexis Bay, an active participant in Miami Law’s HOPE Public Interest Resource Center, was selected to receive the highly competitive Justice Catalyst Fellowship, a...

immigration clinic students
Friday, May 1, 2020

Immigration Clinic students Maria Llorens, Olivia Parise, Meredith Hoffman, and Katarina Gomez

A federal judge ordered Immigration and Customs Enforcement to reduce by hundreds the number of people...

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Thursday, April 30, 2020

A lawsuit, filed by the University of Miami School of Law’s Immigration Clinic on April 13, 2020, accuses U.S. Immigration authorities of ignoring...

prison inmate
Thursday, April 23, 2020

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (April 23, 2020) – In a decision on a suit brought by the University of Miami’s immigration clinic, a federal magistrate in Miami instructed Wednesday that Immigration and Customs Enforcement substantially lower...

Immigrant detained
Tuesday, April 7, 2020

The leadership at Miami Law’s Immigration Clinic is calling for the release of those held in immigration detention, as COVID-19 cases are breaking out in facilities across the country.

Clinic Director Rebecca Sharpless has...

clinic students with client
Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Clinic students with client

Last month, just in time for the winter holidays, another Miami Law Immigration Clinic client won the right to remain in the United States. The client, a political...

10th anniversary artwork
Wednesday, January 22, 2020

In the decade since the University of Miami School of Law Immigration Clinic opened its doors, the advocacy center has defended countless individuals against deportation, advocated for immigrant survivors of violence, and...

Immigration clinic students
Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Meredith Hoffman 3L, Nestor Perez 3L, Olivia Parise 2L, Katarina Gomez 2L, Jimmy Camilus 2L, Jessica Gomez 3L, Maria Llorens 2L

Miami Law’s Immigration Clinic traveled to Monroe Detention Center in...

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