Immigration Clinic Fellow


  • Office: 120 Tremont St.,
  • Suite: 150-B
  • Phone: 617-305-3213
  • Fax: 617-742-2139


Virginia Benzan is currently a Visiting Assistant Clinical Professor of Law at Suffolk University Law School teaching in the Immigration Law Clinic. Prior to teaching, Virginia was a staff attorney with the Massachusetts Law Reform Institute, where she specialized in immigration law and advocated on behalf of low income immigrants. After graduating from Northeastern University School of Law, she practiced privately, focusing primarily in criminal defense and immigration law. She also worked as a Congressional Aide for U.S. Representative Edward J. Markey (D-MA) after graduating from the College of the Holy Cross. She currently resides in Dorchester.


  • BA, College of the Holy Cross
  • JD, Northeastern University

Bar Admission

  • U.S.D.C. MA
  • First Circuit Court of Appeals MA

Professional Activities

Executive Board, Citizens for Juvenile Justice