Areas of Expertise

Living Wage and Minimum Wage


Laura Huizar joined NELP in 2015.  Prior to joining NELP, she was a Marvin M. Karpatkin Fellow with the American Civil Liberties Union’s Racial Justice Program.  She also completed an Equal Justice Works Fellowship at LatinoJustice PRLDEF, where she represented low-wage immigrant workers in litigation and assisted community groups seeking policy change.  Prior to law school, Laura worked at JUNTA for Progressive Action in New Haven, CT on local economic development and immigrant worker advocacy.


J.D., Yale Law School
B.A., Yale College

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