Legal Remedies for Immigrant Survivors: Introductory Seminar Series – Part II: Preparing The Case

Mar 17, 2021—Mar 18, 2021





Wednesday, March 17 – Thursday, March 18th, 2021

12 – 5:00 pm est


In Part II of our skills-based introductory seminar series, participants will learn to effectively prepare survivor-based petitions for immigration status. Participants will have the opportunity to practice these skills through interactive discussions and hands-on activities. Some homework will be required.

This course is intended for legal advocates at agencies that serve domestic violence and sexual assault survivors, new immigration practitioners, and legal staff.

Speakers include ASISTA’s national experts.

Day 1, Wednesday, March 17th

Session 1: Forms, Forms, Forms.

12 – 2 pm ET Click here for session details.

Session 2: Developing Your Legal Theory

3 – 5 pm ET Click here for session details 

Day 2, Thursday, March 18th

Session 3: Do You Have a Cite for That?: Legal Research in Survivor-based Cases

12 – 2 pm ET Click here for session details.

Session 4: Creating a Roadmap to Your Client’s Eligibility: Affidavits, Evidence, Index and Cover Letters

3 – 5 pm ET  Click here for session details.

Prices for full training (4 x 2.0 hr sessions)

Note CLE: 2.00 hrs of Texas MCLE credits will be applied for each session. Certificates will be available for attorneys to request CLE credits in other states and DOJ accredited representatives.

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