Laurie Berg

Laurie Berg

Laurie is a Lecturer in the Law Faculty of the University of Technology Sydney. A graduate in law of the University of New South Wales and holding a Masters in Law from New York University, her research explores the rights violations experienced by low-waged migrant workers in Australia, including visa overstayers, 457 visa holders, students and other temporary residents.

Laurie has previously worked in New York for the Lawyers Committee for Human Rights (now Human Rights First), in Washington DC for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and in the International Humanitarian Law Program of the Australian Red Cross.