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Barbara Camacho

Barbara Camacho

Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP
Pro Bono Counsel
New York, NY, USA


Barbara Camacho is Pro Bono Counsel at Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP. As Pro Bono Counsel, Barbara is responsible for managing the firm’s pro bono initiatives throughout the United States. She has overall responsibility for coordinating and mentoring Fragomen attorneys in the United States in their pro bono representation of clients in removal proceedings, asylum, and applications for a variety of available immigration benefits. She is also responsible for developing and providing training to volunteer attorneys, supervising and litigating pro bono cases, and acting as the firm’s liaison to various non-profit legal service providers with which the firm partners. Barbara is a frequent panelist on a variety of immigration issues, including removal defense and children’s immigration issues before bar associations, community groups and child protective agency personnel. 

Previously, as the Fragomen Fellow at the City Bar Justice Center, Barbara directed the Center’s Immigrant Outreach Project, which included the Varick Removal Defense Project. She worked to expand the Justice Center’s recruitment, training and mentoring of pro bono attorneys from leading law firms to address the crisis in lack of counsel for detained immigration cases in the New York metropolitan area. Barbara served as a mentor to pro bono attorneys in addition to providing direct representation to immigrant clients, both detained and non-detained. She developed, supervised and strengthened pro bono immigration outreach clinics and activities to benefit the community at large. 

Barbara Camacho, graduated from Drew University, B.A., 2000 and received her J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law. She is admitted to the practice of law in New York, New Jersey, Third Circuit, Second Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court.
Barbara Camacho is associated with the following items:
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters Cancellation of Removal—Basic Outline - Asylum, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, Crime Victim, and Other Immigration Relief 2018, Friday, February 09, 2018
Web Segment  Web Segment Immigration Special Topic: Cancellation of Removal and Related Relief - Asylum, Special Immigrant Juveniles Status, Crime Victim, and Other Immigration Relief 2018, Friday, February 16, 2018
The Evolving Landscape for the Immigration Practitioner - Defending Immigration Removal Proceedings 2018, Monday, July 30, 2018
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Asylum, Special Immigrant Juveniles Status, Crime Victim, and Other Immigration Relief 2018, Friday, February 16, 2018, New York, NY
Defending Immigration Removal Proceedings 2018, Thursday, August 02, 2018, New York, NY
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Immigration Special Topic: Cancellation of Removal and Related Relief - Immigration Special Topic: Cancellation of Removal and Related Relief, Friday, February 16, 2018
The Evolving Landscape for the Immigration Practitioner - The Evolving Landscape for the Immigration Practitioner, Monday, July 30, 2018
Transcripts  Transcripts Immigration Special Topic: Cancellation of Removal and Related Relief - Immigration Special Topic: Cancellation of Removal and Related Relief, Friday, February 16, 2018
The Evolving Landscape for the Immigration Practitioner - The Evolving Landscape for the Immigration Practitioner, Monday, July 30, 2018
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Immigration Special Topic: Cancellation of Removal and Related Relief - Immigration Special Topic: Cancellation of Removal and Related Relief, Friday, February 16, 2018
The Evolving Landscape for the Immigration Practitioner - The Evolving Landscape for the Immigration Practitioner, Monday, July 30, 2018
Live Webcast  Live Webcast Asylum, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, Crime Victim, and Other Immigration Relief 2019, Friday, February 08, 2019, New York, NY
Pro Bono  Pro Bono Asylum, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, Crime Victim, and Other Immigration Relief 2019, Friday, February 08, 2019, New York, NY
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