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Daniela Hargus

Daniela Hargus

Daniela Hargus is the Detention Paralegal at PAIR, where she assists with detention-related programming and paralegal matters. She earned her Bachelor's degree from Boston College and is currently a third-year law student at Boston University School of Law studying to become an asylum and detention attorney. Prior to law school, Dani worked as a Playworks coach building students' social-emotional skills in the Boston Public Schools System, and served as an AmeriCorps Fellow at Project Citizenship, assisting legal permanent residents to overcome the legal barriers to U.S. citizenship. As a law student, Dani serves as a Note Development Editor on the Boston University Law Review and is a former student advocate in the Immigrants' Rights and Human Trafficking Program, where she represented protection seekers pursuing Asylum, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, and other forms of relief. Dani gained additional experience through legal internships with Kids in Need of Defense and, most recently, at PAIR. Dani speaks Spanish. She joined PAIR in 2021.







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Selected Works

Anita P. SharmaExecutive Director/Senior Attorney

Amy MercureBookkeeper

Elena NoureddineLegal Director

Yanzie ChowOperations Director

Elizabeth BadgerSenior Asylum Attorney

Seth PurcellSenior Staff Attorney

Melanie GleasonPro Bono Involvement Coordinator

Marianne StaniunasAsylum Attorney

Sarah AllarAsylum Attorney

Heather P. ArroyoDetention Attorney

Irene FreidelDetention Attorney

Julia CiachurskiLegal Fellow/Community Engagement

Gabriella ChavezParalegal

Angela Arzu CadetPrograms Associate

Connor Finegan VasuIntake Coordinator/Cummings Fellow

Daniela HargusDetention Paralegal

Luke MorrellAdministrative Associate

Anghie Guevara ReyesIntake Assistant