International Human Rights Norms on Migrants, Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration (2013)
Promoting Language Access in the Legal Academy (with Deborah Weissman, Gillian Dutton, and Jayesh Rathod), University of Maryland Law Journal of Race, Religion, and Class (2013)

Since the 1960s, the United States government has paid increasing attention to the rights of...

Law Schools as Advocates for Social Change: Movement to Fully Integrate Undocumented Law Students (with Karla McKanders and Raquel Aldana), Arizona State Law Journal (2012)

This paper explores the adoption of best practices for the admission and graduation of undocumented...

Changing Tactics: Globalization and the U.S. Immigrant Worker Rights Movement, UCLA Journal of International Law & Foreign Affairs (2008)


New International Human Rights Standards on Unauthorized Immigrant Worker Rights: Seizing an Opportunity to Pull Governments out of the Shadows, Villanova University Legal Working Paper Series (2006)

Governments cannot ignore international human rights standards for unauthorized migrant workers forever. This chapter presents...

Inter-American Developments on Globalization’s Refugees: New Rights for Migrant Workers and Their Families (with Sarah Paoletti), European Year Book of Minority Rights (2004)
New Regulations Impose Harsh Restrictions on Asylum Seekers, Lawyers Committee for Human Rights Advisor (1996)


Immigration Law in a Changing Transnational Context (with Raquel Aldana, Won Kidane, and Karla McKanders) (2013)

This title is designed to serve as a textbook supplement for an advanced course in...


Book Chapters

Detention of Migrants: Harsher Policies, Increasing International Law Protection, Research Handbook on Migration and International Law (2014)

Immigration detention is the phenomenon of depriving non-nationals of their liberty for violating immigration law....

International Law and Undocumented Migration, Hidden Lives and Human Rights in America: Understanding the Controversies and Tragedies of Undocumented Immigration (2014)

International law allows governments wide latitude to decide which foreign nationals to admit and which...

New International Standards on Unauthorized Immigrant Worker Rights: Seizing an Opportunity to Pull Governments out of the Shadows, Human Rights, Refugees and Displaced Persons in Process: Essays in Honour of Joan Fitzpatrick and Arthur Helton (2005)
Organization of American States (with S. Rottman), Manual of Human Rights Complaint Mechanisms Available to Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons (2002)
An Expedited Practice: Serving Asylum Seekers Subjected to Expedited Removal, 31st Annual Immigration & Naturalization Institute (1998)