Parthiv Patel becomes the first DACA recipient in New Jersey to be admitted into the state bar! So proud! πŸ™ŒπŸΎπŸ‘πŸΎπŸ‘πŸΎ Parthiv Patel became the first undocumented-DACA recipient to become an attorney in the state of New Jersey The New Jersey Bar has officially admitted its first 'Dreamer' And with his historic swearing-in Wednesday attorney Parthiv Patel has given the Garden State's DACA recipients and immigrant population a much-needed ray of hope in a time of uncertainty and chaos Governor Phil Murphy says On Wednesday Murphy and recently instated Attorney General Gurbir Grewal – who made history himself as the first Sikh-American to serve as Attorney General in the history of the United States – welcomed Patel to his new vocation as a lawyer According to the ACLU-NJ Patel immigrated to New Jersey from India when he was five-years-old He received DACA in 2012 granting him authorization to work in the United States After graduating from law school Patel passed the bar exams of both New Jersey and Pennsylvania in July 2016 SOURCE https-patchcom-new-jersey-hoboken-daca-lawyer-new-jersey-bar-admits-1st-dreamer Meme

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