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2151 Hamline Avenue North
Suite 206
St. Paul, Minnesota 55113

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 120351
St. Paul, Minnesota 55112

Tel: (651) 486-7117
Fax: (651) 486-7106
E-mail: RMFrey@cs.com

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Areas of Focus in Immigration Law:
  • Political Asylum
  • Removal Proceedings
  • Appellate (Board of Immigration Appeals and Federal Court)
  • Family Immigration
  • Business Immigration
  • Naturalization
  • Researchers and Scholars
  • Students
  • Religious Workers

Member of:
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
    • Refugee & Asylum Liaison Committee (National)
    • Distance Learning Committee (National) (Co-Chair) (2011-2012)
    • Planning Subcommittee for 2011 AILA National Annual Conference, San Diego 
      (Fundamentals and Special Sessions)
    • Immigration Reform (Advocacy) Committee (National) (2010-2011)
    • Planning Committee for 2009 AILA National Fall Conference, Boston ("Goin' to the Crossroads of Immigration and Criminal Law: Convictions, Removability, and Relief")
    • Planning Subcommittee for 2009 AILA National Annual Conference, Las Vegas 
      (Due Process, Enforcement, Criminal, and Asylum)
    • Co-liaison with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
      (Minnesota/Dakotas AILA Chapter) (2009-2012)
    • Immigrants of Distinction Awards Committee (Minnesota/Dakotas AILA Chapter) (2008-2013)
  • Federal Bar Association, Advisory Board Member, Immigration Law Section (2010-2012)
  • Pro Se Project of the U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota, and the Federal Bar Association,
    Minnesota Chapter
  • Steering Committee Member, National Campaign to Safeguard the Due Process Rights of Mentally Ill and Developmentally Disabled People, Capital Area Immigrants' Rights Coalition (2009-2010)
  • American Bar Association
    • Immigration and Naturalization Committee
  • National Immigration Project
  • Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC)
  • Minnesota State Bar Association
    • Immigration Law Section (former Chair)
    • Human Rights Committee (former Co-Chair) (1993-2014)
    • Diversity Planning Task Force (2009-2010)
    • COLLEAGUE Program-Immigration Law (Consulting Attorney)
    • Haiti Relief Committee (2010)
  • Haitian Asylum Project (Catholic Emergency Legal Aid for Haitians), Miami, (May 1992)
  • The Advocates for Human Rights (Consulting Attorney)
    • 2010 Volunteer Award Co-recipient
  • Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota (Volunteer Attorney)
  • Marquis Who's Who in American Law®
  • Southern Poverty Law Center (Wall of Tolerance Honoree)
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial (Founding Sponsor)
  • Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice & Human Rights
  • American Constitution Society for Law and Policy
  • American Civil Liberties Union
  • Minnesota International Center
  • Center for Global Education, Augsburg College
  • City of Shoreview, Minnesota Human Rights Commission (former Chair and member) (1995-2013)
  • Proud Sponsor of Programming at Community-Based KBEM-FM Radio (Jazz88FM), Minneapolis

Publications, Conference Presentations, Teaching:

Law (Immigration, Human Rights, and Legal Ethics)

Educational Background:
  • B.A.:    Anthropology w/ minor Broadcasting & Film
    (University of Iowa, Iowa City)
    • Phi Eta Sigma
    • Phi Beta Kappa
  • M.A.:    Cultural Anthropology (University of Iowa, Iowa City)
  • M.A.:    Social Anthropology (University of California, Davis)
  • J.D. :    (Hamline University, St. Paul, Minnesota)
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