A Selection of Awards and Recognition Presented to AI Justice and its Staff Over the Years 


Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers

FIU Medallion Cal Kovens Distinguished Community Service Award, Florida International University College of Law

Justice for All Award, National Crime Victims' Rights Committee and Coral Gables Police Department

Lifetime Achievement Award, Daily Business Review 

Humanitarian Award, National Association of Social Workers, Miami-Dade Unit


Top 20 Women in Law, Daily Business Review

Essie Silva Community Builder Award, United Way of Miami-Dade County

Community Appreciation Award, COSMOS (Coalition of South Florida Muslim Organizations)


David Lawrence Jr. Champion for Children Award, The Children's Trust

Paul Doyle Children's Advocacy Award (2nd Runner Up), Florida Bar Foundation


Most Effective Lawyer, Public Interest, Daily Business Review

Community Service Award, Haitian American Professionals Coalition

Legal Legends Award, History Miami Eleventh Judicial Circuit Historical Society


Black History Month Celebration Honoree, Delancy Hill, P.A.


Morris Dees Justice Award, University of Alabama & Skadden Arps

Trailblazer Award, National Black Prosecutors Association


Keeper of the Dream Award, National Immigration Forum


National Immigration Project Award, National Lawyers Guild


Nelson Poynter Civil Liberties Award, American Civil Liberties Union

Heroes of the American Dream Award, National Immigration Forum


Stephen M. Goldstein Award for Excellence, The Florida Bar Foundation

Pro Bono AwardAmerican Immigration Lawyers Association

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About Us:

AI Justice is an award-winning non-profit law and advocacy firm that protects and promotes the basic human rights of immigrants. In Florida and on a national level, we champion the rights of unaccompanied immigrant children; advocate for survivors of trafficking and domestic violence; serve as a watchdog on immigration detention practices and policies; and speak for immigrant groups who have particular and compelling claims to justice.