7 June 2017 [CHICAGO] Reed Smith has received the 2017 Human Rights Practitioner Award from the National Immigrant Justice Center (NIJC), a Heartland Alliance Program.

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Reed Smith was honored for the firm’s longstanding commitment to NIJC, pro bono contributions to numerous individual NIJC cases, a class action lawsuit that successfully challenged the U.S. government’s immigration detention policies, and its global refugee protection project.