Jonathan Hurley


Jonathan Hurley received his J.D. from Yale Law School. He was a co-chair of the Clinical Students Board, as well as an editor for both the Yale Law and Policy Review and the Yale Human Rights and Development Law Journal. While at Yale, he worked with the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic and the Samuel Jacobs Criminal Justice Clinic. He also interned at the ACLU Immigrant Rights Project in New York, NY. Prior to law school, he was the Assistant Director for Casa Marianella in Austin, Texas, an organization providing intensive case management for political asylum seekers and other individuals seeking immigration assistance. He also volunteered as a Workers’ Rights Advocate at the Worker Defense Project in Austin, Texas and assisted in legal rights presentations at a detention center with American Gateways. He graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a B.A. in History, Spanish, and Latin American Studies and is fluent in Spanish.