First Friday Coffee and Case Registration

WHEN: First Friday of every month from 9-10 AM

WHERE: The Advocates for Human Rights, 330 Second Avenue South, Suite 800, Minneapolis, MN 55401


Parking:  Parking on 2nd Avenue opens after rush hour at 9am.  If you arrive right at 9, you should be able to find on-street metered parking.

Designed for new and existing volunteer attorneys, this discussion series provides space to connect with other attorneys handling cases with similar topical issues.  The Advocates staff will guide informal discussions related to the topic of the day and share timely information with group participants.  This is an opportunity to revisit cases that have been stuck in the procedural backlog, brainstorm creative legal arguments and identify potential solutions to case challenges.  

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2019 Topics and Dates
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JANUARY 4: Ethiopian Claims 
FEBRUARY 1: Humanitarian Asylum 
MARCH 8 (NEW DATE): Mexican Claims 
APRIL 5: Support for Solo Practitioners 
MAY 3: Vicarious Trauma 
JUNE 7: Cameroonian Claims 
JULY 12: Gathering Evidence 
AUGUST 2: Northern Triangle 
SEPTEMBER 6: Detained Cases 
OCTOBER 4: Screening for Alternative Relief 
NOVEMBER 1: Best Practices in Removal Hearings 
DECEMBER 6: Children's Claims 

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