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Working for Fairness

"Gimme Shelter"

Thursday October 23 , 2008

  • By: Iowa Legal Aid Volunteer Lawyers Project, Pro Bono Project of HELP Legal Assistance and the Scott County Bar Association, Polk County Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project LSC funded
  • Time: 8:15 AM - 12:15 PM
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Iowa Communications Network
    Twelve sites in the state of , IA
  • Contact:
    David Huston
    515/243-2980 x 1632

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Registration and Sign-In

8:30-9:30
Legal Ethics: Domestic Violence and Homelessness Issues
Hon. Robert A. Hutchison, District Judge, Fifth Judicial District
Roxann M. Ryan, J.D., Ph.D., Criminal Intelligence Analyst, Intelligence Bureau, Intelligence Fusion Center, Iowa Department of Public Safety


9:30-10:15
Immigration Law Basics for Vulnerable Populations
Lori Chesser, Attorney at Law,
Davis Brown Law Firm

10:15-10:30 Break

10:30-11:00
Immigration Issues for Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Victims
Megan Lantz and Andrea Diaz, Attorneys at Law, MUNA Legal Clinic, Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence

11:00-11:30
Dynamics of Domestic Abuse
Kirsten Faisal, State Trainer, Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Gail R. Klearman, Managing Attorney, Iowa Legal Aid

11:30-12:15
Fair Housing Issues
Corey Luedeman, Senior Staff Attorney, Iowa Legal Aid

  • CLE Credit Comments: Anticipated CLE Accreditation: 3.5 hours state (including 1 hour Legal Ethics), 2 hours federal
  • Attachment(s): Registration Form.pdf

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