For Rekha Nair L’12, standing alongside a person as they navigate the American immigration system offers something powerful: unity in a world of separation.
Penn Law students in clinics and externships serve as lead counsel on their own cases rather than merely supporting the work of faculty.
Allison Perlin L’20 works at Human Rights First, where she works to better serve clients in grave need of immigration representation.
At Human Rights First, Patricia Stottlemyer L’17 uses impact litigation to fight for more equitable access to the legal system for asylum seekers.
Penn Law & Free Migration Project report reveals ongoing unreported violations of patient rights with medical deportations
The authors of the report include Toll Public Interest Fellow Erica V. Rodarte Costa L’22, Jacqueline Monnat L’21, and Free Migration Project’s Executive Director David Bennion and Program Coordinator Adrianna Torres-García.
Adjunct Prof. of Law Chang-Muy provides insight into unanimous SCOTUS decision against asylum seekers on question of credibility
Adjunct Prof. Chang-Muy discusses the impact of the recent decision in the consolidated immigration cases of Garland v. Dai and Garland v. Alcaraz-Enriquez.
University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School and Troutman Pepper partner to address dearth of immigration lawyers
Through the Toll Public Interest Center, Law School students work with Troutman Pepper’s Pepper Center for Public Service on pro bono immigration cases.
The Latinx Law Students Association (LALSA) recently held its 24th annual conference, “Fighting an Uphill Battle: Examining the Legal Implications of COVID-19 on the Latinx Community.”