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Update on Immigration Law for Pro Bono Practitioners

Wednesday, December 02, 2020
12:00 PM GMT - 6:00 Central Standard Time (US & Mexico) - 01:00 PM GMT - 6:00 Central Standard Time (US & Mexico)

Please join us for a complimentary Webinar sponsored by the Social Justice Pro Bono Committee on Wednesday, December 2, 2020 for (1) hour beginning at: 10:00 AM PST / 11:00 AM MST / 12:00 PM CST / 1:00 PM EST

Update on Immigration Law for Pro Bono Practitioners

This Webinar will provide an update on recent significant opinions from the United States Supreme Court and the Attorney General that impact deportation defense and pro bono efforts to obtain status for immigrants; particularly those who have Entered Without Inspection ("EWI").

Key Takeaways:

  1. Useful to frame deportation defense.
  2. Will provide arguments around unfavorable precedent.
  3. Will keep practitioners abreast of recent developments.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the paths to lawful immigration status
  • Learn the elements of asylum claims
  • Learn how best to prepare clients for immigration court

Robert Redmond, McGuireWoods LLP, Richmond, Virginia USA
Lynn Semptimphelter Kopon, Kopon Airdo, LLC, Chicago, Illinois USA

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