Opening Doors for New Americans since 1882
Stephanie Costa is a staff attorney with HIAS PA, where she represents survivors of interpersonal violence before U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and the Immigration Court. She began working with HIAS PA in 2013. Stephanie graduated from Temple University Beasley School of Law in 2012. Before joining HIAS PA, she worked as an associate at Sachs Law Group, LLC, a Philadelphia law firm, where she specialized in the intersection between criminal and immigration laws. During law school, Stephanie was an intern at the Executive Office of Immigration Review, New York Catholic Charities, and HIAS PA; she also completed a year-long legal clinic at the Nationalities Services Center, where she helped clients apply for asylum to avoid removal to countries of persecution.