Immigration Clinic

Our Mission

The UNLV Immigration Clinic offers law students real world experience providing pro bono deportation defense and is a community leader in protecting children and families in Nevada. It includes the Bernstein Children's Rights Program, which defends unaccompanied children fleeing violence.

Launching University Legal Services for Immigrants at UNLV

Launching University Legal Services for Immigrants at UNLV

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Recent Clinic News

Sen. Rosen Highlights Clinic's Defense of Asylum-Seekers in Senate Hearing

April 10, 2019 - Yesterday, in a hearing of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security, Nevada Senator Jacky Rosen highlighted the plight of children fleeing gang violence who are represented by the UNLV Immigration Clinic. The Senator... read more

VACANCY: We are looking for the next Bernstein Senior Fellow

April 09, 2019 - The Bernstein Senior Fellow works with the Director of the UNLV Immigration Clinic to manage and lead the Immigration Clinic’s community service work.  As part of this role, the Senior Fellow will lead the... read more

Thank you to Laura Barrera

February 21, 2019 - By Michael Kagan Director, UNLV Immigration Clinic We have reached a sad moment. Next week, Bernstein Fellow Laura Barrera is leaving the UNLV Immigration Clinic. She is going to Tucson, where she will work with the... read more