Friday, June 13, 2008
Evangeline joined Santa Clara University School of Law as a LARAW instructor in the Fall of 2003. Before going to Santa Clara, she was a clinical professor of law at Loyola University New Orleans, from 1983 until 1999, where she practiced law with her students in the areas of immigration, juvenile, domestic, and federal civil rights law, directed the Street Law Program, and directed the Mobile Immigration Clinic. She continues to co-direct Loyola's summer legal studies program in Cuernavaca, Mexico, where she teaches Immigration Law and supervises the judicial internship. In 1999, she moved with her family to Perth, Western Australia, where she taught at Notre Dame University School of Law and served as a consultant to the Murdoch University Law School Clinic. Upon returning to the United States in 2000, Prof. Abriel worked as a senior attorney with the Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc. (CLINIC), in San Francisco. She continues to work with CLINIC on a consulting basis. Prof. Abriel has taught legal writing at Southwestern University School of Law, Los Angeles, the University of California at Davis School of Law, and Golden Gate University School of Law.