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.

Recent Clinic News

NSHE Recognizes Immigration Clinic Staff for Dedication to Immigrant Students

June 08, 2018 - At the Board of Regents meeting today, the Nevada System of Higher Education Equity and Inclusion Council recognized the staff of the UNLV Immigration Clinic for their "outstanding performance and dedication in... read more

CLE on Friday: Fundamental of Asylum Practice

May 15, 2018 - On Friday, May 18, Immigration Clinic Director Michael Kagan will teach a 2.5 hour CLE course for attorneys on the basics of asylum practice. This is a great opportunity for attorneys interested in entering one of the... read more

Clinic Students, Fellows and Alums Organize Women in the Law Panel

April 04, 2018 - We are very proud to note that UNLV Immigration Clinic students, fellows and alums played a prominent role in the Women in Law panel today, which was hosted by UNLV Law's own La Voz and the Las Vegas... read more