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U Visa Fundamentals

Wednesday June 26
2013

  • By: Immigrant Legal Resource Center
  • Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    UC Hastings College of Law
    200 McAllister Street
    San Francisco, CA
  • Contact:
    Immigrant Legal Resource Center
  • Website: www.ilrc.org

Sponsored by: Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC), ASISTA, Bay Area VAWA/U Network, CLINIC, Los Angeles VAWA Network, and the Northern California Coalition for Immigrant Victims of Crime.

This session will provide a comprehensive overview of the entire U nonimmigrant and adjustment of status process, including strategies to get law enforcement agencies to sign the certification of helpfulness. It is intended for those who are new to U visas, including those who are new to legal advocacy and/or new to the practice of immigration law, those with little or no prior knowledge of immigration law, and those with basic familiarity with immigration law but no prior experience working on U visas specifically.

Registration begins at 8:30 am; session will begin at 9:00 am.

  • CLE Credit Comments: 6.5 CA
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