Events and Trainings

Pursuing U Visas Under Trump: Advanced Topics & Emerging Issues

05/17/2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
University of Memphis, Cecil C. Humphries School of Law, Memphis, TN
Ahlam Moussa

ASISTA Immigration Assistance invites you to: 

a One ­Day CLE Skills Seminar on

    Pursuing U Visas Under Trump: Advanced Topics & Emerging Issues

Co-sponsored by: ASISTA Immigration Assistance & Frager Law Firm PLLC



In  this interactive training, designed for those doing significant U visa work, national and local experts will identify and discuss with participants hot topics in U visas,  safety planning to avoid survivor removal, expanding your work with community organizers and others who can help challenge attempts to remove survivors, arguments on challenging removability designed for survivors, learning to do administrative stays, and identifying the steps for filing cases in federal court to stop survivor removal when these efforts have failed.

Panels include:

  • Interactive Case Rounds 
  • Hot Topics 
  • Overview: Protecting Clients Against Removal  
  • Skills Building to Prevent Removal and Pursue Remedies in Federal Court 
  • Going to Federal Court

CLICK HERE to see the Agenda! 

Julie Carpenter, Tahirih Justice Center
Rena Cutlip-Mason, Tahirih Justice Center
Cecelia Friedman Levin, Senior Policy Counsel, ASISTA
Dawn M. Gerhart, Community of Immigration and Naturalization Attorneys 
Angel Graf, Immigration Center for Women & Children
Rose Hernandez, Saev Hernandez Immigration Practice, PLLC
Esther Limb, Her Justice
Kate Melloy Goettel, National Immigrant Justice Center (NIJC),
Gail Pendleton, ASISTA Immigration Assistance
Chay Sengkhounmany,  Sengkhounmany Law

CLE Approval:  Course Name: Pursuing U Visas Under Trump   Course No:  222783   Hrs Approved: 6 Hrs of General CLE for TN

Prices and Registration

  • $200 Individual Legal Worker/Non Profit Staff (includes ASISTA & NIPNLG members who are non- profits)
  • $250 Individual ASISTA or NIPNLG Member
  • $300 Individual Private Attorney

 Questions, please contact

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