LORI NESSEL

LORI NESSEL

Professor of Law, CSJ Director 

Professor Lori A. Nessel joined Seton Hall in 1995 and is Dean's Fellow and Director of the Center for Social Justice. She regularly teaches immigration and refugee law courses and supervises live cases in the Immigration & Human Rights Clinic, including claims under the Refugee Convention, Torture Convention, as well as cases involving human trafficking, family reunification and other forms of relief from deportation. She has also been actively involved in designing the new International Human Rights/Rule of Law Project and is one of the principle faculty members engaged in the Haiti Rule of Law Project.

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Programs and
Research Centers

Course Offerings

Lawyers practicing in the areas of public interest law and government service must have experience in multiple aspects of the law, to ensure they impart fairness, accessibility, justice, and the shaping of public policy. Here is a sampling of key course course groups recommended by the Public Interest and Government Service faculty.

COURSE GROUPS:

Clinics

Personal and Family Law

Public Law: Government Group

Public Law: Protection of Rights

SEE A FULL LIST OF ALL COURSES.