Briana Beltran, Clinical Teaching Fellow
Briana Beltran has been a Clinical Teaching Fellow with the Farmworker Legal Assistance Clinic since August of 2016. Prior to joining the Cornell Law Faculty, she served as a staff attorney for nearly four years at Southern Migrant Legal Services, A Project of TexasRioGrande Legal Aid, Inc., in Nashville, TN.
There, she represented migrant farmworkers in a six-state service area on a range of employment matters, including litigation in federal court. She also previously served as a law clerk in federal district court in the Middle District of Tennessee. She is a member of the Tennessee and New York State bars, and is a graduate of Stanford University and New York University School of Law. Her primary areas of expertise include litigation on behalf of low-wage workers, the employment rights and remedies of farmworkers, and the H-2A federal agricultural guest worker program.