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Jason Hernandez is a graduate of Temple University Beasley School of Law in 2011 who joined HIAS Pennsylvania as a Conwell Fellow in February 2012. In his current position, Jason works with asylees to obtain necessary documentation, benefits, employment services, and other critical resources on the path to self-sufficiency. He also represents asylees in adjustment of status applications, family unification petitions, and other post-asylum grant matters. Jason received his Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy with a minor in Anthropology from The College of the Holy Cross, and participated in a year of service with the Jesuit Volunteer Corps prior to moving to Philadelphia in 2008.