Assistant Professor of Law
A.B., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
J.D., Brooklyn Law School
Medical-Legal Partnership Clinic
Jason A. Cade joined the Georgia Law faculty in the fall of 2013, where he teaches Immigration Law and will direct the school’s new Medical-Legal Partnership Clinic. Cade’s current scholarship focuses on intersections between immigration enforcement and criminal law. His articles have been published in the Columbia Law Review Sidebar, the UC Davis Law Review, the Cardozo Law Review, the Harvard Latino Law Review and the Brooklyn Law Review.
Before coming to UGA, Cade served as an acting assistant professor at the New York University School of Law, where he taught in the Lawyering Program from 2010 to 2013 and assisted in the NYU Immigrant Rights Clinic.
Prior to entering academia, Cade represented noncitizens in a wide range of immigration proceedings and family court matters while working in both small firm and nonprofit settings. Cade played a central role in the expansion of New York family court guardianship jurisdiction and was lead counsel or amicus on several state court appeals concerning immigrant juveniles. Following law school, he clerked for Magistrate Judge Steven M. Gold of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York and was a Skadden Public Interest Fellow at The Door.
Cade earned his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and his law degree magna cum laude from Brooklyn Law School, where he was executive articles editor of the Brooklyn Law Review, a Jerome Prince Scholar and an Edward V. Sparer Public Interest Fellow.
Policing the Immigration Police: ICE Prosecutorial Discretion and the Fourth Amendment, 113 Colum. L. Rev. Sidebar 180 (2013).
The Plea Bargain Crisis for Noncitizens in Misdemeanor Court, 34 Cardozo L. Rev. 1751 (2013).
Deporting the Pardoned, 46 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 355 (2012).
Narrative Preferences and Administrative Due Process, 14 Harv. Latino L. Rev. 156 (2011).
If the Shoe Fits Kasky v. Nike and Whether Corporate Statements About Business Operations Should Be Deemed Commercial Speech, 70 Brook. L. Rev. 247 (2004).
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