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

UNLV Immigration Clinic asks federal government to maintain rules protecting children

November 07, 2018 - On Monday, the UNLV Immigration Clinic filed a public comment on a proposal by the federal government to change regulations that govern the detention of unaccompanied children. Our Edward M. Bernstein & Associates... read more

UNLV Law Students Step Forward To Help With DACA Renewals

September 19, 2018 - This week, our University Legal Services project trained 57 new volunteers, most of them UNLV Law students and some UNLV staff, to help with DACA renewals. For the last year, we have been one of very few... read more

Current Status of DACA Litigation -- A Chart

August 23, 2018 - The fate of people with DACA hangs in the balance as multiple courts around the country consider claims pushing in opposite directions, while the Trump Administration wants to phase the program out. We've summarized... read more