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

… And Justice for All

October 01, 2017 - Led by a passionate team of student attorneys and staff, the UNLV Immigration Clinic shines rays of hope on young clients in dire need of legal—and emotional—support... read more

Clinic expresses concerns that Sen. Heller’s gang bill puts children in danger, invites him to meet gang victims

February 13, 2018 - As the Senate opens its critical debate about immigration, the UNLV Immigration Clinic today sent a letter to Sen. Dean Heller expressing concerns about the Criminal Alien Gang Removal Act, S. 2380, which he introduced... read more

They Should Not Be Alone Anymore: Remarks on the Launch of the Bernstein Children’s Rights Program

November 17, 2017 - By Prof. Michael Kagan Director, UNLV Immigration Clinic Delivered Nov. 16, 2017 Yesterday, I learned with the rest of the faculty that UNLV Law may be the most diverse law school in the United States. This is not... read more

Nov. 16: UNLV Celebrates the Edward M. Bernstein and Associates Children's Rights Program

November 01, 2017 - Please join the UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law and Ed and Claudia Bernstein as we launch the Edward M. Bernstein and Associates Children's Rights Program. In recognition of a transformational... read more