The Omaha Peace & Justice Expo
The Omaha Peace & Justice Expo 

Isrrael Garcia, Jr.  &  Emily Galas    

Isrrael Garcia, Jr.

Immigrant Legal Center


As the Immigrant-focused Medical Legal Partnership Paralegal, Isrrael supports that team by assisting with the provision of direct legal services to immigrants and their families who have significant medical needs.  He works on cases involving Special Immigrant Juvenile status, asylum/refugee matters, U-visas, T-visas, and family-based options, among others.  Isrrael is currently studying Hospital Administration and Policy, and Political Science at Creighton University. He is fluent in Spanish.



Emily Galas   

Immigrant Legal Center


Immigration 101


As a Legal Assistant, Emily supports the ILC Immigrant Medical Legal Partnership Team. Emily graduated from the University of Nebraska at Omaha with a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and International Studies and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. Before joining ILC, she worked in human resources at an insurance company, taught English in Brazil, and worked as a realtor. She is proficient in Spanish.