Justice Power: Pro Se Legal Clinics (Webinar)

  • Webinar
  • Immigration
  • Asylum


Immigration Advocates Network logoThe Immigration Advocates Network is hosting a webinar entitled Justice Power: Pro Se Legal Clinics on October 15, 2020 from 2:00 PM-3:30 PM Eastern.

Learn how attorneys, organizers, and community members can work together to support pro se applicants for asylum and other types of immigration relief. The panelists will share insights on their pro se legal clinics, including strategies to center immigrants in their fight to remain, tactics to mobilize and sustain volunteers, and ways to provide relevant and timely information to immigrants navigating the system. They will also reflect on the challenges and opportunities created in the wake of the COVID19 pandemic.

The panelists are

  • Linda Chavez, Senior Clinic Coordinator, New Sanctuary Coalition
  • Evelyn Cedeño-Naik, Program Manager Community Education- Unrepresented Immigrants, Esperanza Immigrant Rights Project
  • Sukti Dhital, Bernstein Institute for Human Rights at NYU School of Law (Moderator)

The webinar is part of the Justice Power’s teachout series on legal empowerment. Justice Power uplifts the work of immigration organizations who partner with communities to know, use, and shape the laws that impact their lives.