Growing the Resistance: A Call to Action for Transactional Lawyers in the Era of Trump
7 Tennessee Journal of Race, Gender, & Social Justice 206 (2018)
19 Pages Posted: 25 Jan 2019
Date Written: October 25, 2018
This essay is a call to action for transactional lawyers looking to support vulnerable immigrants through non-litigation means. By providing a snapshot of an especially precarious time in history for immigrants in the U.S.—the period immediately after the 2016 presidential election—the essay illustrates future areas of opportunity for transactional attorneys.
Keywords: sanctuary lawyering, undocumented immigrants, worker cooperatives, cooperatives, transactional, transactional lawyering, community economic development, CED, resistance
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