IMMIGRATION

immigration clinic client on a hospital bed
Wednesday, April 21, 2021

 

Immigration Clinic client

A lawsuit filed in April by the Miami Law’s Immigration Clinic seeks release from immigration detention of a 43-year-old father and resident of New Jersey who is...

Prof. Irwin Stotzky
Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Professor Irwin Stotzky

Human rights expert and professor of law, Irwin Stotzky, recently had his book Jean v. Nelson: A Civil Rights Revolution in Immigration published by Twelve Tables...

immigrants waiting to enter US
Wednesday, April 7, 2021

The growing number of immigrants arriving at the southern border of the United States, which includes many unaccompanied minors, is creating a problem for the Biden administration as it tries to find more detention facilities and staff members to...

barb wire on fence
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.

Professor Kunal Parker
Friday, January 22, 2021

Professor Kunal Parker

Many of President Biden’s day one executive order targeted turning back the previous administration’s immigration policies. Professor Kunal Parker, author of Making...

Stevi Leavitt
Wednesday, January 6, 2021

1L Stevi Leavitt

With equal parts interest in immigration law, criminal law, and environmental law, Stevi Leavitt saw the extended winter break as an opportunity not to be wasted. With the ability...

barbed wire fence
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...

Abraham Rubert-Schewel
Wednesday, July 22, 2020

As a law student, former Miami Public Interest Scholar Abraham Rubert-Schewel, J.D. ’14, focused on the areas of immigration law and human rights law, both of which laid the foundation for his career as an advocate.

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graphic image of immigrants walking
Wednesday, May 27, 2020

The symposium “Children of Immigrants in the Age of Deportation” was led by Alejandro Portes, professor of law and sociology at the School of Law, with the support of Margarita Rodriguez, lecturer in sociology and UMIA faculty fellow for...

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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