Eva Bitran


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Eva Bitran is a staff attorney at the ACLU of Southern California.

Eva's work focuses on immigrant rights and police practices in the Inland Empire, paying special attention to immigration enforcement, use of force, and detention conditions.

Eva is a graduate of Harvard Law School and a former clerk to Judge Edward C. Prado of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. She is a recipient of the Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans. Prior to joining the ACLU, Eva was a trial attorney at the U.S. Department of Justice and a junior legal advisor at the European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights in Berlin, where she litigated migrant-rights cases before the European Court of Human Rights.