Monthly NIPNLG Removal Defense Webinar: Obtaining Criminal Records


  • $50.00  -  General Admission Fee
  • $30.00  -  NIPNLG Members
  • $15.00  -  Student


Monthly NIPNLG Removal Defense Webinar: Obtaining Criminal Records

Thursday, December 15, 2022  1:00 PM - 2:30 PM (ET) / 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM (PT)

Zoom Webinar

This program will be presented over Zoom Webinar 



Program Description

Obtaining accurate and thorough criminal records for a noncitizen client can be crucial as they prepare affirmative applications for relief or develop defenses in removal proceedings. This webinar will review the strategic utility of criminal records for evaluating possible immigration consequences as well as practical pointers for the record gathering process. Faculty will also discuss common challenges with obtaining criminal records such as, “What are the possible implications of sealed or expunged records?” and “How are criminal records for youth different?”



  • Tanika VigilConsulting Attorney, National Immigration Project (NIPNLG)
  • Gabriela Quercia Kahrl, Associate Director of the Chacón Center for Immigrant Justice, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law

CLE Credits 

The Washington State Bar Association has approved this course for 1.5 credit hours. 


Registration Fees 

  • $50.00  -  General Admission
  • $30.00  -  NIPNLG Member
  • $15.00  -  Student

CLE Sponsored by 

The National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild 



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