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Michele Pistone

she/her Professor of Law, Villanova University, Office of the Provost

A professor at Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law for 25 years, Michele Pistone speaks and publishes regularly on migration and asylum law, access to justice, and legal education. She is a Bellagio Resident, an expert advisor to the Holy See Mission to the United Nations on migration, a Center for Migration Studies Fellow. She was awarded a J.M.K. Innovation Prize to launch the first-ever online university-based certificate program to train non-lawyers to become immigrant advocates and accredited representatives authorized to provide legal representation in immigration courts and before US Citizenship and Immigration Services.

Email Address pistone@law.villanova.edu
LinkedIn LinkedIn Profile https://www.linkedin.com/in/michelepistone/
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Main area of practice
  • Legal Services/Immigration
  • Research & Data
  • Service Learning & Volunteer Engagement
Populations served
  • Resettled Refugees
  • SIVs
  • Humanitarian Parolees
  • Asylees
  • Asylum Seekers
  • Temporary Protected Status
Examples of current or past work
  • The Presidents' Alliance
I'm open to... Networking