Lecturer in Law
J.D. 2007, University of Michigan
M.A 1992, George Washington University
B.A. 1986, Bryn Mawr College
Telephone: 305-284-4318 | Office: D339
Jennifer Hill is a Lecturer in Law for Miami Law's Legal Communication and Research Skills Program. Professor Hill holds a B.A. from Bryn Mawr College and an M.A. from George Washington University. In 2007, Professor Hill graduated cum laude from the University of Michigan Law School.
After law school, Professor Hill received a Skadden Fellowship to direct the Workplace Justice Project at the Florida Immigrant Advocacy Center (now Americans for Immigrant Justice), where she worked with low-income women to address human trafficking, wage theft, and other workplace violations. She was a Leadership Fellow of the Florida Bar Foundation and received the Outstanding Community Partner award from Miami Law's HOPE Public Interest Resource Center in 2010.
Professor Hill has served on the boards of the National Domestic Worker Association, the U.S./Labor Education in the Americas Project, and South Florida Interfaith Worker Justice. She has written on guestworker rights, worker centers, and law-and-organizing strategies. Professor Hill has presented at conferences of the National Lawyers Guild, American Bar Association Labor and Employment Section, and Lawyers Coordinating Committee of the AFL-CIO, as well as labor law symposia.
Immediately prior to joining Miami Law's faculty, Professor Hill worked as Field Director with 1Miami and Florida New Majority, community organizations that engage diverse communities in advocacy for affordable healthcare and good jobs.