Continuing Legal Education


Upper Midwest Immigration Law Conferece

Changing of the Guard: Immigration Law under the New Administration

Fri., May 19 
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
Earle Brown Conference Center
6155 Earle Brown Drive
Brooklyn Center, MN 55430

The premier regional immigration law conference co-sponsored by The Minnesota/Dakotas Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and The Advocates for Human Rights.  Top attorneys in the field will discuss solutions for moving cases through clogged immigration courts, ever-constricting employment-based options, complicated permanent residence issues, and the asylum process.

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Remote CLE Trainings Available

The Advocates for Human Rights offers a variety of CLEs for attorneys, including remote trainings. Consider these upcoming opportunities. A number of trainings are available for viewing at your convenience.
Three-Hour Comprehensive Asylum Basics Training
For attorneys with minimal to no asylum experience who are willing to represent a client seeking asylum through The Advocates' pro bono program. This training provides an in-depth introduction to asylum law and procedure and reviews the necessary documentary evidence needed to file an asylum application. Also provided are tips and advice regarding representation of low income asylum seekers.

Getting the Story Out - Asylum Affidavits Webinar
The Advocates' webinar on drafting your asylum client's affidavit.
Asylum Corroboration and Testimony Webinar
The Advocates' webinar on corroborating an asylum application and preparing your client to testify.