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The Advocates for Human Rights 2013 Asylum Conference

Friday November 08

  • By: The Advocates for Human Rights
  • Time: 8:15 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Time Zone: Central Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    University of Minnesota Law School
    229 19th Ave. S
    Mondale Hall
    Minneapolis, MN
  • Source: Immigration Advocates Network > IAN Nonprofit Resource Center

National and local experts will provide in-depth, comprehensive training for new volunteer attorneys and seasoned practitioners. Highlights include:

  • Representative from the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
  • Interactive panel and mock hearing session with Immigration Judge Susan E. Castro and representatives from the Department of Homeland Security
  • Networking opportunities with volunteer attorneys from around the region

The conference fee is $100, lunch and reception included. Register at Students interested in attending, contact Robert Painter at 612-746-4665 or

  • CLE Credit Comments: 5 CLE applied for, including 1 Bias and 1 Ethics credit

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Kate Powers is an associate in the litigation department at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP. She holds a J.D. from Cornell Law School where she served as a Notes Editor of the Cornell International Law Journal. She currently volunteers with Her Justice in New York. Read More

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