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Jennifer Bensman

Adjunct Professor


B.S., Canisius College

J.D., Albany Law School, Union University

Courses Taught

Immigration Clinic

Career Highlights

Jennifer Bensman is the Program Director of Immigration Legal Services for Catholic Charities Atlanta (CCA). Jennifer worked as a staff attorney with CCA for several years and had oversight of the Legal Orientation Program (LOP) and Detention Program. She has served as an attorney in law offices in both Georgia and New York and also has experience as an immigration inspector with the Department of Justice in the Buffalo, New York District.

She has received numerous awards within the legal community including Expert Speaker recognition from key institutions and the Outstanding Legal Services Award from the State Bar of Georgia.