Event Start:
09/22/2020 4:00 PM
Event End:
09/22/2020 6:00 PM

What do practitioners need to know to best represent their noncitizen clients?

Date and Time: Tuesday, September 22, 2020 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Program Fee: $50


This program has been approved by CPCS for 2.0 credit hours for the CAFL and YAD panels. To receive credits attendees must be logged on during the program for a minimum of 80% of the conference time. Certificates will be emailed to all attendees who were logged onto the program for at least 80% of the program.

Jeannie Kain, Esq., Ramirez & Kain LLC
Amy M. Wax, Esq., Law Office of Amy M. Wax, P.C.
Kira Gagarin, Esq., Gagarin Law
Mahsa Khanbabai, Esq., Khanbabai Immigration Law (moderator)

Recent changes to immigration law and an increase in immigration enforcement have resulted in significant consequences for noncitizens attempting to remain in or immigrate to the United States to be with their US Citizen Family members. Who can stay here and who can come here? More importantly, who cannot? Is there a legal line to get into? Three experienced immigration attorneys will discuss current events in family immigration law and answer these questions and more.

• How to assess a client’s immigration status
• Which categories exist for family immigration and how long is the wait for each?
• Does the immigrant have to leave the United States to get status?
• ”Lifetime bans” - what are they and who has them?
• Special Immigrant Juvenile Status and other options for children
• Options for victims of Domestic Violence
• New income requirements and immigration fees in general

This program will give advocates the tools and knowledge to best represent their noncitizen clients.

Online registration is encouraged. For assistance, questions on group discounts, accommodations requests, special billing, program content, out-of-state CLE credits, and general CLE information contact Michael Saporito by email at Registrations accepted in order of receipt. Registration fees are non-refundable. Most Social Law Library CLE events are recorded. The recording is available by digital download, generally within a week after the program date. Most downloads include print material and are $19.95 each. This product purchase is separate from CLE registration and is not included in the price of a CLE registration. CLE credit, when applicable, is only granted when the live webinar is attended.
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