Raul joined the North Carolina Justice Center as a Staff Attorney in the Immigrants and Refugees Rights Project in 2014. Prior to joining the Justice Center Raul worked as an attorney with the American Civil Liberties Union of North Carolina. At the ACLU of NC, Raul’s work focused on investigating violations of civil rights with an emphasis on immigrants’ rights, racial justice and community interaction with law enforcement. Raul also conducted extensive public education about constitutional rights to Spanish speaking audiences, as well as developing written materials in Spanish about protecting civil liberties.
Raul received his BA from Rutgers University and his law degree from the City University of New York School of Law. He is licensed to practice law in North Carolina and New York.