Special Immigrant Juvenile Status Training

  • 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • By: The Legal Aid Society, Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Source: Immigration Advocates Network > IAN Nonprofit Resource Center
  • Immigration

Learn how to help obtain lawful immigration status for undocumented NY youth who have suffered from abuse, abandonment, or neglect. The training will focus on Special Immigrant Juvenile Status ("SIJS"), providing an overview of the laws and institutions involved in SIJS, and guidance for pro bono lawyers working with undocumented youth.

Faculty Chair: Cristina Romero, Esq., Civil Practice

Part of The Legal Aid Society's 2012-2013 CLE Pro Bono Training Program.

To see a full schedule or find training resources from trainings that have already taken place, please visit The Legal Aid Society's CLE Pro Bono Training Program portal page.

  • CLE Credit Comments: 2 credits total: 1 hour of professional practice/practice management and 1 hour skills. This program provides transitional credit for newly admitted attorneys.
  • Contact:
    Rosemary Hare-Bey
    The Legal Aid Society
  • Website: www.legal-aid.org