Children's Immigration Law Academy - Training

CILA is housed at the South Texas College of Law Houston and began operating in late 2015.  CILA’s funding comes from the Vera Institute of Justice as well as the Texas Access to Justice Foundation.  CILA’s staff consists of two full-time attorneys, one part-time attorney, and one program assistant.  In addition, CILA receives guidance and support from the ABA’s Commission on Immigration staff in Washington, DC.