Area of Expertise
Clinical Legal Education, Immigration Law, Labor Relations, Employment Law
Associate Professor Jayesh Rathod is founding director of the law school’s Immigrant Justice Clinic. His areas of expertise and scholarly interests include immigration law, labor and employment law, occupational safety and health, and clinical legal education. He was a Staff Attorney at CASA of Maryland, representing low-wage immigrant workers on employment law and immigration matters, practiced in the litigation section at Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering LLP, and was law clerk to the Honorable Louis F. Oberdorfer, of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia. Rathod has worked with numerous non-governmental organizations to advance the civil and human rights of communities in the United States and abroad.