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Mexican immigrant with NYC law degree is in limbo

"A Mexican immigrant who passed the New York bar exam last year cannot work as a lawyer because he was brought to the U.S. illegally as a child, and his situation could soon become part of a national debate. Cesar Vargas was 5 years old when he arrived from Puebla, Mexico, with his mother...

Undocumented Law School Grads and Students Prepare Lobby

"An organization calling itself the DREAM Bar Association (DBA) is launching a national campaign on behalf of undocumented immigrants who want licenses to practice law after meeting all state requirements." - Leslie Layton, Nov. 12, 2012 .

DREAM Lawyers

A valuable and interesting collection of articles from the ABA regarding undocumented law school graduates: The DREAM Bar Undocumented DACA Grantee Seeks Law License Florida Supreme Court Hears Arguments in DREAM Lawyer Case