Liberty. Justice. All. These are not just words but a credo for Jay Marks, who has been defending the rights of immigrants in Immigration Courts nationwide since 1998. In state and federal courts, he works to vacate convictions, reduce sentences, and vindicate his Clients' rights by forcing the Government to follow the law.
In December of 2013, Jay was appointed as an adjunct faculty member at the University of Maryland School of Law, where he teaches a Clinic Seminar on Crimes and Immigration Law.
Every Saturday morning, Jay hosts El Cafe del Inmigrante, a call-in, Spanish language radio show on CBS' El Zol, 107.9 FM, in Washington, DC.
Jay is on the Board of Pyramid Atlantic Arts Center in Silver Spring, Maryland, and has served on the boards of several community organizations, including Marcelino Pan y Vino, Inc., Adat Shalom Reconstructionist Congregation, and American University Hillel.
|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||1992||07/06/2019|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Best Lawyer||Washingtonian Magazine||2015|
|Best Lawyers||Washingtonian Magazine||2013|
|Founder||Law Offices of Jay S. Marks, LLC||2011 - Present|
|Partner||Marks Calderon Derwin & Racine, PLC||2009 - 2011|
|Founder||Law Offices of Jay S. Marks||2008 - 2009|
|Partner||Marks & Katz, LLC||1998 - 2008|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|National Lawyers Guild, National Immigration Project||Member||2011 - Present|
|CAIR Coalition||Member||2000 - Present|
|Civil Justice Network||Member||2000 - Present|
|American Immigration Lawyers Association||Member||1998 - Present|
|United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit||Amos v. Lynch||2015|
|American University, Washington College of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1991|
|University of Chicago||MA - Masters||1988|
|American University||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1984|
|Spring Seminar on Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions||Adjunct Faculty, Law School Course: Crimmigration||2014|
|AILA DC Fall 2014 Conference||Adjustment of EWI's||2014|
|Immigration Law and Maryland Courts||Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions||2013|
|Virginia Public Defenders Annual Conference||Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions||2010|
|Amos v. Lynch||Petition for Review Granted; Removal Order Vacated.|
|State v. Roxana Benavides||Petition for Coram Nobus Granted|
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