Thomas J. Shea is the editor of CMS’ Migration Update, a weekly digest of news and other information related to national and international migration. In addition, Mr. Shea is a Senior Staff Attorney with CUNY Citizenship Now! in New York City. He was formerly the Director of Training & Technical Assistance at the New York Immigration Coalition and a staff attorney with the Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc. (CLINIC). While at CLINIC, Mr. Shea represented naturalization cases and coordinated group naturalization application processing events. With CUNY Citizenship Now!, Mr. Shea oversees a legal staff of 36 who work on free group application assistance events as well as provide immigration legal services throughout the five boroughs of New York City.