Immigration Clinic

Our Mission

The UNLV Immigration Clinic trains student attorneys to defend people in deportation proceedings and innovates new ways to offer legal services to immigrants in Nevada.

Recent Clinic News

CLE on Friday: Fundamental of Asylum Practice

May 15, 2018 - On Friday, May 18, Immigration Clinic Director Michael Kagan will teach a 2.5 hour CLE course for attorneys on the basics of asylum practice. This is a great opportunity for attorneys interested in entering one of the... read more

Clinic Students, Fellows and Alums Organize Women in the Law Panel

April 04, 2018 - We are very proud to note that UNLV Immigration Clinic students, fellows and alums played a prominent role in the Women in Law panel today, which was hosted by UNLV Law's own La Voz and the Las Vegas... read more

In 2018, Immigrants Facing Deportation in Las Vegas are Less Likely to Have a Lawyer

April 02, 2018 - Many people saw yesterday's critique of American Immigration Courts on Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. Here is current data about representation rates in the Las Vegas Immigration Court, which has... read more