Professor Rebecca Sharpless Presents on Immigration Law at Symposium


Professor Rebecca Sharpless, director of the Immigration Clinic, gave a paper at the symposium “CrImmigration: Crossing the Border Between Criminal Law and Immigration Law” sponsored by Denver University Law Review. The paper was titled “Clear and Simple Deportation Rules for Crimes: Why We Need Them and Why It’s Hard To Get Them.” She also spoke at the conference “Advancing Health Equity Among Immigrants: Local and Global Challenges” at the University of Miami School of Nursing and Health, and organized and moderated a panel “Asylum, Withholding, and CAT Cases,” at the annual conference of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, South Florida Chapter. Professor Sharpless also presented at the Litigation Institute by the American Immigration Lawyers Association and the American Immigration Council in Washington, DC.