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Elizabeth Taufa, Staff Attorney

Elizabeth Taufa is the Staff Attorney for the ABA Commission on Immigration.

Elizabeth Taufa is the Staff Attorney for the ABA Commission on Immigration.

Elizabeth Taufa is a staff attorney with the American Bar Association’s Commission on Immigration in Washington, D.C. working on the Detainee Correspondence Project.  Previously, Elizabeth represented children in removal proceedings as a justice Americorps attorney at Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Boston and worked as an attorney advisor in the Office of Legal Access Programs at the Executive Office for Immigration Review.  She is a native of Winchester, Virginia and holds a bachelor’s degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo and a juris doctor from Northeastern University School of Law where she completed internships with the ABA’s Immigration Justice Project in San Diego, Greater Boston Legal Services, and the Office of Immigration Litigation. She also volunteered with the International Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP).