Elected Member

Professor Jennifer Chacón

Irvine, CA
University of California, Irvine School of Law
Stanford University
Yale Law School

Jennifer M. Chacón is Professor of Law at UCLA School of Law. She was previously Chancellor’s Professor of Law and Senior Associate Dean for Administration at UC Irvine School of Law.

Chacón’s research focuses in the fields of immigration law, constitutional law and criminal law and procedure. Her research has been funded by grants from the National Science Foundation and the Russell Sage Foundation. She is a co-author of the 2017 casebook Immigration Law and Social Justice (Aspen Press) and of numerous articles, essays and book chapters on citizenship, immigration, border control and human trafficking.

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Areas of Expertise
Criminal Law
Criminal Procedure (Criminal Law)
Immigration Law
Constitutional Law