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UT Law Grad Receives 2013 Law Student Pro Bono Award

UT Law Alumna Megan Sheffield, ’13, received the 2013 Law Student Pro Bono Award from the Texas Access to Justice Commission. The award is given to a law student or graduate who has improved the standards of legal aid for underprivileged Texans. Sheffield was among 23 nominees and was honored in a ceremony at the […]


UT Law Joins in National Celebration of Pro Bono Service Oct. 20-26

The University of Texas School of Law’s Pro Bono Program, in conjunction with the American Bar Association’s National Pro Bono Celebration, has planned several events for students and the community Oct. 20 to 26, that emphasize the role of UT Law in delivering pro bono services. Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Clinic UT Law’s Immigration […]


Denise Gilman advised clients at the October 6, 2012, DACA clinic.

American DREAMers: Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Legal Clinics

The Law School’s Immigration Clinic and the Pro Bono Program help qualified immigrants who grew up in the United States pursue their dreams through the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.


Panel Discussion on State Anti-Immigrant Laws, February 13, 2012

A panel discussion entitled “Cutting Edge Issues in Immigration Law: State Anti-Immigrant Statutes and Litigation” will be held at the Law School on Monday, February 13, 2012, from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm in the Sheffield Room.


The National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild honors Barbara Hines with the 2010 Carol Weiss King Award, Recognizes Immigrant Rights Work

The National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild has named Barbara Hines, director of the Immigration Clinic at the University of Texas School of Law, the 2010 recipient of its Carol Weiss King Award for excellence in the pursuit of social justice through organizing, litigating, and teaching.


VIDEO: Professor Barbara Hines discusses the legal, economic, and social issues with Arizona’s new immigration law, on Know

The University of Texas at Austin’s Know online magazine has posted a video of Clinical Professor Professor Barbara Hines, co-director of the Law School’s Immigration Clinic, discussing the legal, economic, and social issues with Arizona’s new immigration law.


Video: Clinical Professor Denise Gilman discusses myths about U.S. immigration policy, on UT’s Know online magazine

Online video of Denise Gilman, clinical professor from the Law School’s Immigration Clinic, discussing the myths and truths behind the United States’s immigration policy.