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

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

UNLV Immigration Clinic Submits Comment Opposing Proposed Public Charge Rule

December 13, 2018 - The UNLV Immigration Clinic submitted a public comment opposing proposed changes to the "public charge" rule, which if enacted would hurt many Nevada families. DHS has provided no compelling ... read more

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