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Immigration Clinic Makes a Difference in the LGBTQI Community

Immigration Clinic Makes a Difference in the LGBTQI Community

Around the world, members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and intersex community face discrimination, persecution, and torture. Miami Law’s Immigration Clinic has helped LGBTQI individuals from Jamaica, Russia, and Honduras achieve safety in the United States.

Children and Youth Law Clinic Turns Twenty

Children and Youth Law Clinic Turns Twenty

In twenty years, over 1,200 of Miami's most vulnerable young people have been helped and given a voice thanks to the Clinic; more than 400 law students provided advocacy, many going on to careers in social justice.

Investor Rights Clinic Receives $107,000 Cy Pres Award

Investor Rights Clinic Receives $107,000 Cy Pres Award

The Investor Rights Clinic received a $107,282 Cy Pres distribution in August stemming from the class action settlement in Laura Yelitza Cifuentes, et al. v. Regions Bank.

The Road to $4 Million: Health Rights Clinic Secures Life-Saving Benefits

The Road to $4 Million: Health Rights Clinic Secures Life-Saving Benefits

Since its inception in 2005, students from the clinic have won over $4 million in benefits on behalf of their clients. The awards often come only after the individuals were repeatedly denied necessary and life-sustaining benefits.

Announcements: Spots are open in the Tenants' Rights Clinic for Spring 2017. For more information, contact Professor Jeff Hearne at jhearne@legalservicesmiami.org

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MORE CLINICS NEWS

Innocence Clinic
Clinic Works on Exonerating Wrongfully Accused Client

Tenants' Rights Clinic
Students Represent Clients and Receive Hands-On Experience

Environmental Justice Clinic
Clinic Forms New Community Partnerships

Immigration Clinic
Professor Rebecca Sharpless elected to the Board of the American Immigration Lawyers Association

UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday, January 26
Clinics Open House - Student Lounge, 12:30 - 2:00 pm

Tuesday, January 31
HOPE Public Interest Student Fair - Bricks, 12:30 - 2:00 pm

Wednesday, February 1
Clinics Info Session, Bankruptcy Clinic - Room F109, 12:30 – 1:50 pm

Wednesday, February 8
Clinics Info Session, Innocence & Immigration Clinics – Room F108, 12:30 - 1:50 pm

Wednesday, February 15
Clinics Info Session, Environmental Justice & Tenants’ Rights Clinics - Room F109, 12:30 -1:50 pm

Thursday, February 23
Clinics Info Session, Health Rights & CYLC Clinics - Room F109, 12:30 - 1:50 pm

Thursday, February 23
Clinics Info Session, Investor Rights Clinic & Startup Practicum - Room F109, 12:30 - 1:50 pm

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