Twelfth Annual Symposium on Family-Based Immigration Law

A Timely Survey of Hot Topics in Immigration Practice Today

A review of hot topics affecting practice of immigration law today presented by national authorities:

  • Late-Breaking 2020 Public Charge Ground of Inadmissibility and Affidavit of Support: Updates and Practice Tips - Charles Wheeler(CLINIC)
  • Representing Children in Immigration Law: SIJS, Asylum, Motions to Suppress and Terminate - Kristen Jackson (Public Counsel) and Yliana Johansen-Mendez (Immigrant Defenders Law Center, Former Asylum Officer)
  • U Visa and VAWA in 2020: New Challenges for Survivors of Abuse and Other Crimes – Monica Kane (Law Offices of Monica Kane)
  • Local Procedures at USCIS District 43 Affecting Rescheduling of Appointments, InfoPass, Database Searches, Military Parole in Place, Expedited Advance Paroles, I-551 Stamps and Immigration Court Cases – Silvia Martinez (LACBA Immigration Project)
Charles Wheeler, Catholic Legal Immigration Network (CLINIC)
Yliana Johansen-Mendez, Immigrant Defenders Law Center
Kristen Jackson , Public Counsel
Monica Kane, Law Offices of Monica Kane
Silvia Martinez, Immigration Project LACBA 

Date: Saturday, March 7, 2020

Registration: 8:30 - 9:00 A.M.

Program: 9:00 A.M. - 2:30 P.M.

Location: Los Angeles County Bar Association
1055 W. 7th St., 27th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90017

CLE: 4.5 CLE Credit Hours

 CLE+ Members  $125
 Immigration Law Section Members  $205 
 LACBA Members   $255
 All Others   $280
 Law Students  $70
 Government/Non Profit Attorneys  $120

3/7/2020 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
1055 West 7th Street Los Angeles, CA 90017

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