Samuel Palmer-Simon is the Training and Capacity Building Manager at Immigrant Justice Corps. Mr. Palmer-Simon was the former Legal Initiatives Coordinator with the New York Immigration Coalition, devoting his time towards legal services program development, training, and capacity-building among Coalition members and partners in Long Island and New York City. Mr. Palmer-Simon also worked as a staff attorney with the New York Legal Assistance Group’s Immigrant Protection Unit, where he provided legal representation to his clients on a diverse range of immigration matters, managed several City and State grants, and spearheaded NYLAG’s involvement in a number of policy advocacy initiatives.
Mr. Palmer-Simon received his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School and his B.A., cum laude, from the University of New Mexico.