Frances Davila headshot

Sabah (left) and Karen in front of microphones in a recording studio.

Frances Dávila received her J.D. from New York University School of Law and her Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University. After graduating from college, she taught ESL and developed college access initiatives for undocumented youth. Frances has interned at Atlas: DIY, the Immigration Unit at Brooklyn Defender Services, The Florence Immigrant and Refugee Rights Project, and The Defender Association in Seattle. As a law student, she co-founded the NYU Law Immigrant Rights Project and was a Student Advocate in the Immigrant Rights Clinic for two years. After law school, she was an Immigrant Justice Corps Fellow at The Bronx Defenders, defending immigrants in detention. She is the current Staff Attorney of the NYU Immigrant Defense Initiative.