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Phil Torrey on ‘crimmigration’

Phil Torrey on ‘crimmigration’

‘Crimmigration’—the intersection of criminal and immigration law—is the newest policy area for the Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program (HIRC). In addition to its broader advocacy clinic, HIRC offers Phil Torrey’s crimmigration clinic in the spring: an opportunity for students to gain direct experience working on and contributing to case law in this young field.

Minow named University Professor

Minow named University Professor

Renowned human rights expert Martha Minow, the Carter Professor of General Jurisprudence at Harvard Law School and a Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor, has been named a University Professor, Harvard’s highest faculty honor. Minow, who was dean of Harvard Law School from 2009 to 2017, will begin her appointment on July 1.

Cameron Clark ’18 wins Gary Bellow Public Service Award

Cameron Clark ’18 wins Gary Bellow Public Service Award

Cameron Clark ’18 is the winner of this year’s Gary Bellow Public Service Award, established in 2001 to honor the late Harvard Law professor Gary Bellow, his commitment to public service, and his innovative approach to the analysis and practice of law.

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Recent Scholarship by HLS Faculty

Recent Scholarship by HLS Faculty

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James Greiner Chair Lecture | "Can the U.S. Legal Profession Become Evidence-Based?"

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Professor James Greiner delivered a lecture on the occasion of his appointment as The Honorable S. William Green Professor of Public Law. Greiner is faculty director of the Access to Justice Lab at HLS, a program that aims to transform law into an evidence-based field to make the U.S. legal system work for individuals and families who can't afford lawyers.