“When I came here, people they said to me, this is a very difficult, very complicated process, the refugee and asylum process. I don’t know how to thank Human Rights First and Sheppard Mullin.”
- Abdalmageed, a client from Sudan
“The ultimate goal of an attorney for an asylum applicant is to be an advocate...you absolutely develop your advocacy skills in the course of an asylum case.” - Dan Brown, Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
“I was brand new to both the law and asylum when I started working on Abdalmageed’s case. It was a very rewarding experience, and Human Rights First was there along the way to guide me through the process."
- Amanda Zablocki, Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
“When I contacted Human Rights First, the first feeling I got from the people that I was in touch with was hope.”
- Ana Patricia, a client from Honduras
“I would encourage all attorneys to consider taking on a pro bono asylum case. I think it’s a great opportunity...the training is impeccable.” - Robin Nunn, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP