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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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  • Practising Law Institute
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