Mayra Joachin '15
Los Angeles, CA
Mayra Joachin ’15 is a staff attorney at the National Immigration Law Center in Los Angeles, where she began working as a Social Justice Fellow after graduation. Mayra focuses on advancing the rights of low-income immigrants through administrative advocacy, impact litigation, direct work with affected individuals, and technical assistance. Her main areas of work involve immigration enforcement issues, including advocating for policies that protect immigrants’ access to health care facilities, work sites, schools, and courthouses. As a law student, Mayra was the president of the Latino/a Law Student Association, an extern with the Bronx Defenders and the U.S. Court of Appeals, and summered with Rosen Bien Galvan & Grunfeld LLP and the Public Law Center. She was also a student in the Prisoners' Rights Advocacy Clinic and an editor on the Columbia Law Review. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in political science, Spanish, and Latin American studies from University of California, Los Angeles.
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