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Immigration for Civil Practitioners - Advocacy, Agency Navigation and Social Services

Date: Wednesday, December 6th 2017
Time: 3:00pm-5:00pm
Location: World Trade Center, Plaza Conference Room, 26 SW Salmon, Portland

Credit Type(s): General Credit

Would you like to be more involved in the immigration issues facing our courts today, either as a volunteer or in your practice? Are you interested in learning how you can help clients navigate the United States Customs and Immigration Services (USCIS)? Regardless of your level of expertise, this seminar will provide key information on current issues in civil immigration practice, as well highlight advocacy efforts and social service programs for clients facing immigration hurdles. Our distinguished panel of speakers includes Mat dos Santos, Legal Director, ACLU of Oregon; John Herrera, Director Immigration Legal Services, Catholic Charities; Margaret Rosenast, Acting Director, Portland Field Office, US Citizenship and Immigration Services; and Caroline van der Harten, Director of Refugee & Immigrant Ministries/Managing Attorney, SOAR Immigration Legal Services. The panel will be moderated by Adrian Brown, US Attorney's Office.

For more information: Contact the MBA at 503.222.3275.

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