Continuing Legal Education

CLE: Defending Asylum Seekers In Court: The Basics

WHEN: Tuesday, June 23, 2020, from 1:00-2:30PM CDT

WHERE: This event takes place online - Webinar/Teleseminar - United States

BY: Immigration Advocates Network and The Advocates For Human Rights

WHAT: Learn or review the basics of defending detained and nondetained asylum seekers in immigration court. The panelist will cover procedure, tactics, and tips/tricks for this exciting - and confounding - field of law. The panelist is Hanne Sandison, Immigrant Justice Corps Fellow, The Advocates For Human Rights.



CLE: Asylum Basics For Pro Bono Attorneys

WHEN: Thursday, June 25, 2020, from 12-1 pm CDT

WHERE: Via Zoom. Zoom details will be shared with all registered participants.

CLE Credits: 1 standard CLE credit applied for

WHAT: This training will provide a brief introduction to asylum law and procedure for volunteer attorneys interested in representing asylum seekers before the asylum office or the Immigration Court. Best practices in representing trauma survivors and Advocates resources and support available for volunteer attorneys will also be discussed.  



Remote Training Opportunities

The Advocates for Human Rights offers a number of asylum-based trainings throughout the year. A number of these trainings are now available for viewing at your own convenience. 

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