• year in review 2020

    As a defender of immigrant communities, communities of color, and marginalized noncitizens, YOU are a critical part of the struggle. Read our 2020 Year In Review to see what your support makes possible.

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    NIPNLG boldly challenges government overreach, the criminalization of migration, and unlawful immigration enforcement — through litigation, advocacy, movement lawyering, and attorney education and training. (Action by Rise and Resist, NYC. Photo © Erik McGregor)

  • we see cruelty

    The criminalization of immigrants is both alarming and unlawful. Together we will keep fighting for immigrant justice - in the courtrooms and on the streets - until the cruelty ends.

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    Join NIPNLG and get a discount on Kurzban’s latest edition.

Who We Are

The National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild (NIPNLG) is a national membership organization of lawyers, law students, legal workers, advocates, and jailhouse lawyers working to defend and extend the rights of all noncitizens in the United States, regardless of immigration status. We pursue all forms of legal advocacy on behalf of immigrants. We also provide technical assistance, training, and support to legal practitioners, community-based immigrant organizations, and advocates working to advance the rights of noncitizens.

NIPNLG develops cutting-edge strategies to respond to unlawful immigration enforcement, government overreach, and efforts to erode immigrant rights. Join us! Read our latest News Alerts here.