Lisa Koop is the associate director of legal services at the National Immigrant Justice Center (NIJC). She directs NIJC's asylum project, handles federal litigation, and provides representation and supervision in deportation defense matters.
Koop specializes in litigation, policy, and direct services advocacy on behalf of immigrant survivors of gender-based violence. She heads NIJC's Indiana office and is an adjunct professor at Notre Dame Law School. Koop graduated magna cum laude from Indiana University McKinney School of Law in 2004.
Koop teaches the National Immigrant Justice Center Externship.
National Immigrant Justice Center Externship