Prof. Bridgette Carr directs the Human Trafficking Clinic. Her research and teaching interests focus on human trafficking, immigration, and human rights, and she is a member of the Michigan Human Trafficking Taskforce. In 2013, she was appointed to Michigan's first Commission on Human Trafficking by Attorney General Bill Schuette. Prof. Carr oversees a $300,000 grant from the U.S. Department of State to launch a human trafficking clinic in Mexico, and was named the top lawyer by Marie Claire magazine for 2012. In 2011, the Human Trafficking Clinic launched the nation's only comprehensive online database of human trafficking cases. Prof. Carr received her BA, cum laude, from the University of Notre Dame and earned her JD, cum laude, from Michigan Law. During law school, she was a Michigan refugee and asylum law fellow with Amnesty International. Prior to joining the Law School faculty, she was an associate clinical professor at the University of Notre Dame Law School, where she led the Immigrant Rights Project. In 2008, she was awarded a Marshall Memorial Fellowship to study human trafficking issues in Europe.