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Uzoamaka Emeka Nzelibe

Uzoamaka Emeka Nzelibe is a Clinical Associate Professor of Law at Northwestern University School of Law, where she is...

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Late last year, all anyone could seem to talk about was the migrant caravan approaching the U.S./Mexico border. Yet, despite all the coverage and conversations, very few people understand the legal and social complexities facing those seeking asylum. In this episode of Planet Lex, host Jim Speta talks with Professor Uzoamaka Emeka Nzelibe about her work representing unaccompanied minors seeking asylum as well as her recent trip to the U.S./Mexico border with volunteer students and staff to provide assistance to those seeking asylum.

Uzoamaka Emeka Nzelibe is a clinical associate professor of law at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law and a staff attorney with the Children and Family Justice Center of the Bluhm Legal Clinic.

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Published: May 9, 2019
Podcast: Planet Lex: The Northwestern Pritzker School of Law Podcast
Category: Legal News , Legal Support
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