Faculty

Shalini Ray
Assistant Professor of Law
205-348-1118
sray@law.ua.edu

Shalini Ray

Shalini Bhargava Ray is an immigration law scholar focusing on immigrants' constitutional rights and asylum law.  She earned her A.B. from Stanford University and J.D. from Harvard Law School. She worked as a litigation associate at Morrison & Foerster LLP in San Francisco after law school and then clerked for the Honorable Anita B. Brody (E.D. Pa.) in Philadelphia.  She then served for two years as a staff attorney at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.  At UA Law, she has taught courses including Legal Profession, Legislation & Regulation, and Immigration Law.  Her recent articles include Saving Lives,  58 B.C. L. REV. 1225 (2017), Plenary Power and Animus in Immigration Law, 80 OHIO ST. L. J. 13 (2019), and The Law of Rescue‚Äč, 108 CALIF. L. REV. __ (2020) (forthcoming).