Last updated on: 1/6/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

Margaret H. Taylor, JD Biography

Title:
Professor of Law at Wake Forest University School of Law
Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Government Allow Immigrants Who Are Here Illegally to Become US Citizens?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Sep. 7, 2007

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with advanced degrees in fields relevant to immigration. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to immigration.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Advisory Committee on Litigation, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), 2004-present
  • Professor of Law at Wake Forest University School of Law, 1991-present
  • Member, Commission on Immigration, American Bar Association, 2000-2002
  • Congressional Testimony, U.S. House of Representatives
    Judiciary Committee, Subcommittee on Immigration and Claims
    Hearing on Review of INS Detention Policies, 2001
  • Congressional Testimony, U.S. Commission on Immigration Reform,
    Consultation on INS Detention, 1996
  • Member, Advisory Board of the Appearance Assistance Program of the Vera Institute of Justice
  • Winner, “Joseph Branch Excellence in Teaching Award,” Wake Forest University School of Law
  • Recipient, Elmer Fried Excellence in Teaching Award, American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • Clerk for Judge Jerre S. Williams of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Education:
  • JD, Yale Law School, 1988
  • BA, no major found, University of Texas, 1985
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. What Happens to Undocumented Immigrants Who Commit Crimes in the United States?