Covington & Burling has helped secure asylum for a Sudanese Episcopalian bishop after he became a political target in his home country due to his support of South Sudan. After Bishop Andudu Adam Elnail came to the U.S. for medical treatment last May, conflict broke out in Sudan and his home, office and church were looted and destroyed.
With Covington's Help, Sudanese Bishop Granted Asylum in U.S.
The National Law Journal
January 30, 2012