Volunteer Testimonials


Kirsten Schlenger

Founder and managing partner of business immigration firm Weaver Schlenger LLP shares poignant and personal stories from her week on-the-ground in Dilley, Texas.

Sue Pyne

Silicon Valley to Dilley, Texas: A corporate lawyer spends a profound volunteer week serving detained asylum-seeking families.

Hamsa Mahendranathan

Meet Hamsa, a litigation associate with no prior immigration experience who argued her client’s case before the immigration court and helped her client win asylum.
Mary and Mary

Mary McGowan Davis & Mary Rothwell Davis

Two advocates with notable careers joined forces on behalf of their client from Congo-Brazzaville, who fled persecution on account of his political opinion.

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