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Cooley + Coalition Secure Strengthened Protections for Children in Immigration Custody

March 21, 2022

Cooley, alongside the National Center for Youth Law, the Center for Human Rights and Constitutional Law, and the UC Davis Immigration Law Clinic, achieved a landmark ruling in which a federal judge held that unaccompanied children in federal immigration custody are entitled to greater constitutional protections than they are currently afforded when they are detained in restrictive placements or denied release to family members. Lawyers Summer Wynn, Michael McMahon, Alix Mayhugh and Jamie Robertson led the Cooley effort.

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Summer Wynn
Partner, San Diego
Michael McMahon
Partner, Boston
Alexandra Rex Mayhugh
Associate, Los Angeles Downtown
Rebecca Tarneja
Associate, Los Angeles Downtown
Jamie Robertson
Associate, Chicago
Ginny Williams-Walulik
Senior Paralegal, San Diego
Erin Combs
Senior Paralegal, Washington, DC

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Best Lawyers: One to Watch in IP Litigation (2021, 2022)