Political Asylum/Immigration Representation (PAIR) Project 2018 Annual Gala

Fish is a proud pro bono partner of the Political Asylum/Immigration Representation (PAIR) Project. It was great to attend the 2018 Annual Gala, recognizing this year's award recipients who have gone above and beyond in their advocacy on behalf of PAIR clients.

PAIR provides critical services to vulnerable immigration populations in Massachusetts, including conducting community "Know Your Rights" presentations, volunteering at Boston Logan Airport to assist new arrivals, pursuing federal litigation to protect immigrant rights, providing legal orientation for immigrants in detention, and taking on asylum cases for individuals seeking refuge in Massachusetts.

Award recipients include: Kathryn R. Harris & Samira Omervic, Ropes & Gray LLP, Matthew R. Loecker & Ryan J. Perry, Morse Barnes-Brown Pendleton PC, Anthony Mirenda & Daniel McFadden, Foley Hoag LLP, Mikaela Wolf-Sorokin, Fragomen, Irene Freidel, K&L Gates LLP, Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc., Professor Mary Holper, Boston College Law School and Semplice.

Learn more about PAIR and their efforts to provide free immigration services to asylum-seekers and detained immigrants here.

June 5, 6:00 – 9:00pm
Seaport World Trade Center
Boston, MA