A recent article by the ABA Journal, “Meet the two Texas attorneys behind the Children’s Immigration Law Academy,” features Dalia Castillo-Granados, CILA’s Director, and Yasmin Yavar, CILA’s Deputy Director, along with sharing the CILA origin story and how far CILA has come since the organization started in 2015. Read the article here.
CILA is a project of the American Bar Association’s Commission on Immigration. CILA is a capacity building organization and provides several key services including answering technical assistance questions, providing trainings, hosting working groups, and creating written resources. CILA expanded several services this year to reach a national audience.