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Preparing an Effective Asylum Case: A Conversation with Adjudicators, Experts and Advocates

Wednesday January 16
2013

  • By: Sanctuary for Families, Mayer Brown
  • Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Mayer Brown
    1675 Broadway
    New York, NY
  • Contact:
    Archi Pyati
    Sanctuary for Families
  • Source: New York

Speakers include:

  • Immigration Judge Jesse B. Christensen (N.Y. Immigration Court)
  • Ashley Caudill-Mirillo (N.Y. Asylum Office, Deputy Director)
  • Dr. Hawthorne Smith (Bellevue/NYU Program for Survivors of Torture)
  • Archana Pyati (Sanctuary for Families, Immigration Intervention Project)
  • Philip Allen Lacovara (Mayer Brown, Senior Counsel)

This program is free of charge and no prior experience in immigration law is necessary.

  • CLE Credit Comments: The program will be accredited for 2.5 New York State CLE credits, with 1 Credit in the Practice Category and 1.5 Credits in the Skills Category.
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Volunteer Profile

Yoana Rodriguez is a lawyer from Guatemala whose main interest lies with human rights, specifically with indigenous communities and women’s rights. Rodriguez volunteers regularly at The Advocates for Human Rights on their National Asylum Help Line, or Linea de Ayuda Nacional de Asilo. LEARN MORE

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