Working with the International Human Rights Law Clinic has opened up a possibility for our grassroots organizing work against detentions and deportations that otherwise we wouldn’t have had.
— International Human Rights Clinic client

Substantive Practice Area

  • International Human Rights law

Where We Practice

  • Cases and advocacy before international human rights systems and organizations
  • Inter-American Commission of Human Rights/United Nations human rights protection mechanisms

Typical cases or advisory work

  • State accountability for human rights violations committed by corporations
  • Public hearing requests
  • International legal standards research

Skills Focus

  • Client interviews
  • Client counseling plans
  • International advocacy
  • Research