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Kyle Dandelet

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Adjunct Professor of Law



  • Legal Writing for LLMs, Fordham University School of Law, 2017-present


  • Pro Bono Immigration Attorney, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, 2017-present
  • Senior Staff Attorney, Sanctuary for Families, 2015-2017
  • Law Clerk, Hon. Naomi Reice Buchwald, 2012-2013
  • Associate, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, 2010-2012, 2013-2015
  • Legal Advocate, Urban Justice Center - Homelessness Outreach & Prevention Project, 2005-2007
  • Research Associate, United Nations, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, 2004-2005


  • Harvard Law School, JD 2010 magna cum laude
  • Georgetown University, BA 2004 magna cum laude (English and Government)


  • Gerry Singsen, Joel Feldman, Michael A. O’Connor & Kyle Dandelet, “Dollars and Sense: Fee Shifting,” Reinventing the Practice of Law: Emerging Models to Enhance Affordable Legal Services (2014)
  • Eric Langenbacher & Kyle Dandelet. “Collective Memory and Democratization in Germany, Chile and Argentina,” Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association (2005)



  • New York State Bar
  • U.S. District Courts, SDNY and EDNY

Memberships & Activities

  • Association of Pro Bono Counsel (2017 - Present)
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (2015 - Present)

Mailing Address

Fordham University School of Law
Legal Writing Program
150 West 62nd Street, Room 7-175
New York, NY 10023