Asylum Law and Procedure: The Basics and Current Challenges for Asylum Seekers
This CLE is 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 introduction to asylum law and procedure and reviews the necessary documentary evidence needed to file an asylum application, as well as updates regarding challenges currently facing asylum seekers. Tips and advice regarding the representation of low-income asylum seekers will also be provided. Attorneys will have opportunities to review sample cases and practice applying the law to the facts of these cases.
Where: Dorsey & Whitney LLP
50 South Sixth Street, Ste 1500
Minneapolis, MN 55402
Date: November 18, 2019
Time: 11:00 am -12:00 pm
1.0 CLE credit applied for.
Please note that the CLE will be followed immediately by a Dorsey and Whitney team meeting, which is not open to members of the public.
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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