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2019 Immigration Symposium: Fighting to Keep Families Together @StMarysU

February 22, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

$20 – $115

Register now at: https://form.jotform.com/82746562434159

The Immigration Symposium’s focus will be on the practical aspects of immigration law and the current policy debates surrounding the field, specifically family-based immigration. Our goal is to present a compelling CLE program for immigration and non-immigration practitioners alike, as well as to provide an engaging educational experience for current law students.

Attendees will have the opportunity to hear a variety of notable immigration attorneys, scholars, and judges speak on current issues within the field of immigration law in the United States. Confirmed speakers so far (more forthcoming):

Sarnata Reynolds, Policy Lead on Humanitarian Campaigning and Global Displacement and Migration, Oxfam International (Keynote)

Kathrine Russell, Attorney, RAICES

Malou Chávez, Deputy Director, Northwest Immigrant Rights Project

Yessenia Medrano, Staff Attorney (Family Services), Northwest Immigrant Rights Project

Silky Shah, Executive Director, Detention Watch Network

Marisol Pérez, Attorney at Law, De Mott, McChesney, Curtright & Armendáriz, LLP

Manoj Govindaiah, Director of Family Detention, RAICES

This CLE event is pending approval by the State Bar of Texas for 6.5 CLE credit hours (including 1 hour of ethics).

Registration is now open and will be available through February 22 (walk-ins permitted):

• Attorney early bird registration $100 (October-December 1, 2018)
• Attorney regular registration $115 (December 2, 2018-February 22, 2019)
• Non-attorney and government employee registration $75
• Immigration volunteer registration $30
• Student registration $20 (scholarships available; please apply on registration form)
• St. Mary’s School of Law faculty/staff and Scholar member registration Free

Breakfast and lunch are included. Catering by Heavenly Gourmet.

Register now at: https://form.jotform.com/82746562434159

Please contact Pilar Martinez, Symposium Editor, at pmartinez46@mail.stmarytx.edu or 206-535-4053 for more information.


February 22, 2019
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
$20 – $115
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