Lindsay Nash is an Associate Professor of Law. She teaches in and co-directs the Immigration Justice Clinic. Before joining the Cardozo faculty, she was a Skadden Fellow/Staff Attorney at the ACLU Immigrants' Rights Project, where she focused on impact litigation related to immigration detention and border enforcement, and an Arthur Liman Public Interest Fellow at the Cardozo Immigration Justice Clinic, where she worked on issues at the intersection of criminal and immigration law and helped establish the nation’s first system of government-funded counsel for detained noncitizens facing deportation.
Nash graduated from Yale Law School, where she was a member of the Yale Law Journal and received awards for her work in her law school clinic and her academic scholarship. Following graduation, she clerked for the Honorable Robert A. Katzmann, Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and the Honorable Ellen Segal Huvelle, District Judge of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. Nash is a member of the Study Group on Immigrant Representation and a member of the Board of Directors of the Immigrant Justice Corps. Her scholarship focuses on immigration enforcement and access to justice issues in the immigration context.
73 Stan. L. Rev. 433 (2021)
87 FORDHAM L. REV. 503 (2018)
93 N.Y.U. L. REV. 58 (2018) (with Peter L. Markowitz)
66 FLA. L. REV. 1153 (2014) (with Peter L. Markowitz)
Considering the Scope of Advisal Duties Under Padilla
33 CARDOZO L. REV. 549 (2011)
Accessing Justice: The Availability and Adequacy of Counsel in Removal Proceedings
(New York Immigrant Representation Study Report: Part I), 33 CARDOZO L. REV. 357 (2011) (with others)
Expression by Ordinance: Preemption and Proxy in Local Legislation
25 GEO. IMM. L. J. 243 (2011)
Accessing Justice: A Model for Providing Representation to Noncitizens in Deportation Proceedings
(New York Immigrant Representation Study Report: Part II) (2012)