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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Research Centers

Student Organizations/Journals

Student organizations can help you to begin taking ownership of the law, enriching and expanding upon your classroom experience, as you also begin building a network of professional colleagues. Here are a few to explore in the public interest and government service arena.

American Constitution Society

Haiti Rule of Law Association

Family Law Society

International Law Society

Public Interest Network

Student Outreach Society

View the full listing of student organizations and journals