Former Staff Attorney, MIRC
Tania is the Detroit Staff Attorney with Michigan Immigrant Rights Center’s Washtenaw office. Tania received her B.A. in International Studies with a concentration in Latin American Studies at the University of South Alabama in Mobile. She pursued a master’s in Political and Social Sciences at the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico in Mexico City and received her J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School. She worked as a student attorney for the Human Trafficking Clinic, was a Geneva Extern Fellow at International Services for Human Rights in Geneva, Switzerland and interned at the immigration law office of Michael Carlin in Ann Arbor. She also worked as an immigration attorney at Antone, Casagrande and Adwers, P.C. Tania focuses on representing low-income residents of Oakland, Macomb and Wayne County for humanitarian-based cases and removal defense, including bond and is a part of the Michigan Protecting Immigrant Families campaign. She is fluent in Spanish.