Aseem Mehta is an advocate focused on matters of racial and economic justice. As a Fellow with Immigrant Justice Corps, he defended immigrants from deportation in New York and South Texas. His advocacy work connects legal strategy with narrative journalism, documentary film and digital campaigns. While representing detained refugee families in Dilley, TX, Aseem designed systems for incarcerated refugees to deliver firsthand testimony about the conditions of their confinement to national media outlets, building momentum for related litigation.
The Center for Internet and Society at Stanford Law School is a leader in the study of the law and policy around the Internet and other emerging technologies.