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32nd Annual Lawyer of the Americas Banquet

32nd Annual Lawyer of the Americas BanquetThursday, April 3, 6:30pm-9pm – InterContinental Hotel Miami, 100 Chopin Plaza, Downtown Miami

Immigration advocate Cheryl Little (J.D. ’85) will be honored at the 32nd Annual Lawyer of the Americas Banquet, hosted by the University of Miami Inter-American Law Review. Little has been a tireless advocate for immigrant rights for over two decades and has established herself as one of this country’s leading experts in the field of immigration law. Her extensive involvement began in 1985 when she began working at the Haitian Refugee Center. In January 1996, she co-founded the Florida Immigrant Advocacy Center, Inc. (FIAC), now Americans for Immigrant Justice (AI Justice), and serves as its Executive Director. She has received numerous honors and awards for her work, including the 2008 Morris Dees Justice Award, and was named “Person of the Week” by ABC. The banquet begins with a cocktail reception, followed by dinner and program from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Tickets range from $100 to $500 per person.