Stopping Survivor Removals: Latest Strategies – Washington, DC, October 3, 2019

Oct 03, 2019 ALL DAY


Georgetown Law Center, 600 New Jersey Avenue NW, Washington DC 20001-2075

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One Day CLE – Stopping Survivor Removals: Latest Strategies

Co-sponsored by: Ayuda, Georgetown Law Center, Lawpilot, National Network to End Domestic Violence, & Tahirih Justice Center

Join us to discuss best strategies for stopping crime survivor removals in light of recent and constant policy changes undermining protections against deportation for crime survivors. This day-long training features national and local experts addressing best practices for:

  • Avoiding and challenging administrative denials, including NTAs and fee waiver denials
  • Representing survivors in proceedings, including Sanchez-Sosa continuances for U applicants and relief options for DV survivors
  • Learning how to litigate survivor cases in federal court to
    • Stop individual survivor deportations and
    • Challenge policies dismantling survivor protections

Featured Speakers
Richard Caldarone, Litigation Counsel, Tahirih Justice Center
Amy Cheung, ASISTA Senior Legal Counsel
Cecelia Friedman Levin, ASISTA Senior Policy Counsel
Shanti Martin Brown, Ayuda, Senior Staff Attorney 
Adilene Nunez Huang, Managing Attorney, Tahirih Justice Center (invited)
Gail Pendleton, ASISTA Executive Director

Prices and Registration

● $250 Legal Worker/Non-Profit (includes ASISTA members who are non-profits)

● $350 ASISTA or NIPNLG Member

● $500 Private Attorney

 6 hrs of CLE will be applied for separately.

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