Opening Doors for New Americans since 1882
Tatiana Albarracin is the Immigrant Youth Advocacy Initiative Paralegal. She conducts Know Your Rights presentations and legal screenings to unaccompanied children in custody, maintains detailed tracking of each child and refers cases of released youth to legal services providers.
Tatiana was born and educated in La Paz, Bolivia, where she attended law school. She graduated from Bolivian Catholic University with honors in 2006, and was granted a research scholarship by the Latin American Department of Social Science (FLACSO). Before joining HIAS PA, in 2018, she had been working as an attorney for 9 years in Bolivian governmental organizations.