LGBT Asylum Issues & Practice Tips
Thursday, October 31
- By: IAN, National Immigrant Justice Center, Immigration Equality and The Advocates for Human Rights
- Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
- Time Zone: Eastern Time (US & Canada)
This event takes place online.Webinar/Teleseminar, United StatesMap: maps.google.com
- Source: Immigration Advocates Network > IAN Nonprofit Resource Center
This webinar will focus on asylum for lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender clients. It will discuss legal theories and framing the claim; how to interview your client and establish a case based on LGBT status; and, overcoming the one year filing deadline. It will also include a brief discussion of detention. The panelists are Keren Zwick, Managing Attorney, LGBT Immigrant Rights Initiative and Adult Detention Project, National Immigrant Justice Center; Aaron Morris, Senior Staff Attorney, Immigration Equality; and, Dan Smulian, Associate Professor of Clinical Law, Safe Harbor Project, Brooklyn Law School. Emily Good, Staff Attorney at The Advocates for Human Rights will moderate.
The cost is $45.00 per registrant. Register at https://attendee.gototraining.com/r/8045507364731077889.