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

Reps. Kihuen, Rosen and Titus Meet Unaccompanied Children

March 05, 2018 - Over the past two weeks, the UNLV Immigration Clinic has been happy to host all three of southern Nevada’s congressional representatives. Representatives Kihuen (NV-4), Rosen (NV-3) and Titus (NV-1) heard from... read more

A Six-Year-Old in Court

February 26, 2018 - This tweet from Bernstein Fellow Laura Barrera is a good explanation of why the Edward M. Bernstein & Associates Children's Rights Program is so important. Without our work, most of the children we... 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