What We Do

Advocating for immigrant justice through clinical education, legal representation, litigation, and community outreach.


HIRC provides high-quality, pro-bono representation to the Harvard community and Greater Boston.


Clinical students learn immigration law through hands-on experience at HIRC.


HIRC engages in high-profile advocacy and litigation.

Latest News

First Circuit Court victory for U visa applicant

On January 28th, the First Circuit Court of Appeals vacated a decision by the Board of Immigration Appeals (“the Board”) to deny a motion to reopen the removal proceedings of[…]

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Upcoming Language Access Program Training

Language Access Program Interpreter Training Friday, February 26th 2PM – 3PM EST Join us this Friday for a training for Language Access Program (LAP) volunteer interpreters, led by our staff[…]

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Staff Spotlight: Zachary Albun

Zachary Albun is the current Albert M. Sacks Clinical Teaching & Advocacy Fellow at the Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program. His journey to practice asylum immigration law started in[…]

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