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Essential Elements of Immigration Law

Wednesday October 16 -
Wednesday November 20 2013

  • By: Immigrant Legal Resource (ILRC)
  • Time: 3:30 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Duane Morris LLP
    One Market Plaza, Spear Tower
    Suite 2200
    San Francisco, CA
  • Contact:
    Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC)
  • Website:

Dates: October 16, 23, 30 & November 6, 13, 20

Designed for attorneys that want to enhance their knowledge, this course covers the fundamental concepts and elements of immigration law and procedures. The program will examine all major themes of immigration law, including constitutional issues, grounds of inadmissibility & deportability and related procedures, waivers and relief from removal, the various immigration preference categories, nonimmigrant classes, refugees and asylum, adjustment of status, administrative appeals and judicial review, and the acquisition of American citizenship. This seminar is limited to attorneys and BIA Level 2 Accredited Representatives. The maximum capacity is 20 registrants on a first-come, first-served basis with full payment. This is a six-week training series; you must attend each date listed above from 3:30 pm - 7:00 pm to receive the total MCLE credits.


Don Ungar, Of Counsel - Simmons & Ungar and ILRC
With more than 40 years of immigration law experience, Don has litigated numerous cases before the Board of Immigration Appeals, the federal district courts, courts of appeal and the United States Supreme Court. He was the recipient of the first Jack Wasserman Award for excellence in litigation by the American Immigration Lawyers Association, as well as the Phillip Burton Immigration and Civil Rights Award.

  • CLE Credit Comments: 19.5 CA

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