Resistance Lawyering: Fighting for Immigrant Communities and the Rule of Law

Admission

  • $175.00  -  Legal Worker/Non-Profit/Student before Sept. 1
  • $250.00  -  Current Members of NIPNLG, NLG, or Minority Bar Association before Sept. 1
  • $300.00  -  Private Attorney before Sept. 1

Description

Join Us for this Day-long Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Course

Wednesday, October 16, 2019
21C Museum Hotel
111 N. Cocoran St., Durham, NC 27701
 

Join us on October 16 to learn about innovative strategies to address the Trump administration’s continued assault on immigrant communities and the rule of law.

 

Agenda

 

8:30 – 9:00am:   Registration and Coffee 

 

9:00 – 10:00am:  Immigration Litigation in Federal Court

 

Helen Parsonage, EMP Law

Sirine Shebaya, National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild

 

10:05 – 11:05 am: Ethics Under Attack

 

Karen Grisez, Fried Frank

Helen A. Sklar, Stone Grzegorek & Gonzalez LLP

 

11:05 – 11:15 am: Break 

 

11:15 – 12:15 pm:  Raids and Motions to Suppress

 

Angelica Salceda, ACLU-Northern California

Rex Chen, Legal Services of NYC

 

12:15 – 1:30 pm:    Lunch Break

 

1:30 – 2:30 pm:      Creating a Record and Working with Experts in Immigration Court

 

Deborah Weissman, UNC Law School

Sui Chung, Immigration Law and Litigation Group

 

2:35 – 3:35 pm:      Expedited Removal

 

Anand Balakrishnan, ACLU-Immigrants’ Rights Project

Trina Realmuto, American Immigration Counsel 

 

3:35 – 3:45 pm:   Break

 

3:45 – 4:45 pm:   Asylum Updates

 

Maria Andrade, Immigrant Justice Idaho

Bradley Jenkins, Catholic Legal Immigration Network

 

 

 


Registration Fees

(Early Bird Rates in effect prior to September 1, 2019)

Private Attorney

$300 before Sept. 1st - $325 on or after Sept. 1st

Current Members of NIPNLG, NLG, or Minority Bar Associations

$250 before Sept. 1st - $275 on or after Sept. 1st

Legal Worker/Non-Profit/Student

$175 before Sept. 1st - $200 on or after Sept. 1st

NOTE

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CLE Sponsored By

National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild

Questions

Please send any questions regarding this event to: events@NIPNLG.org