Andrea Saenz

Clinical Teaching Fellow

Kathryn O. Greenberg Immigration Justice Clinic


Andrea Saenz is a Clinical Teaching Fellow in the Immigration Justice Clinic.  She received her B.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles in 2002 and her J.D. cum laude from Harvard Law School in 2008.  Before law school, she taught English as a Second Language to first-year immigrant students through Teach for America.  After law school, from 2008 to 2010, she was an Equal Justice Works Fellow at the Political Asylum/Immigration Representation (PAIR) Project in Boston, representing detained women and parents in immigration court and federal court.  From 2010 to 2012, she served as an Attorney Advisor with the New York Immigration Court, drafting opinions for immigration judges in detained and prison-based removal cases, and specializing in the immigration consequences of criminal convictions.  Most recently, she worked as an Immigration Staff Attorney with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. 

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