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Linda Tam

Linda Tam

East Bay Community Law Center
Director, Immigration Practice
Berkeley, CA, USA


Linda Tam is a Clinical Instructor affiliated with Berkeley Law School and the Director of the Immigration Clinic at the East Bay Community Law Center, a non-profit in Berkeley, California with the dual mission of providing legal services to the low-income community and training the next generation of lawyers.  The Immigration Clinic provides free immigration services to low-income immigrants, many of whom are HIV-positive or families of children with chronic health problems.  She represents and counsels clients on a wide variety of immigration issues: political asylum, U visas, deportation defense, DACA, VAWA, NACARA, SIJS, naturalization, immigration effects of criminal convictions, and benefits eligibility, including on behalf of detained clients.  She is a contributor on immigration law to “AIDS and the Law,” the leading treatise on HIV legal issues.  She has spoken at regional and national conferences, and was awarded the 2009 Legal Services Award by the Alice B. Toklas LGBT Democratic Club.  Ms. Tam is a graduate of Berkeley Law School (Boalt Hall).
Linda Tam is associated with the following items:
Course Handbooks  Course Handbooks Working with Immigrants: The Intersection of Basic Immigration, Housing, and Domestic Violence Issues in California 2017
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Working with Immigrants: The Intersection of Basic Immigration, Housing, and Domestic Violence Issues in California 2017, Wednesday, May 03, 2017, San Francisco, CA
Live Webcast  Live Webcast Working with Immigrants: The Intersection of Basic Immigration, Housing, and Domestic Violence Issues in California 2018 (Free), Monday, April 30, 2018, San Francisco, CA
Pro Bono  Pro Bono Working with Immigrants: The Intersection of Basic Immigration, Housing, and Domestic Violence Issues in California 2018 (Free), Monday, April 30, 2018, San Francisco, CA
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