Immigration Symposium
 

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WE INVITE YOU TO JOIN US AT OUR NEXT IMMIGRATION SYMPOSIUM
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2019
8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.

THE PEARL STABLE, 307 PEARL PARKWAY, SAN ANTONIO, TX 78215

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN AT:
https://form.jotform.com/82746562434159

Our Symposium's focus will be on the practical aspects of immigration law and the current policy debates surrounding the field, specifically family-based immigration. Our goal is to present a compelling CLE program for immigration and non-immigration practitioners alike, as well as to provide an engaging educational experience for current law students.

Attendees will have the opportunity to hear a variety of notable immigration attorneys, leaders, and scholars speak on current issues within the field of immigration law in the United States. Confirmed speakers include:


Sarnata Reynolds, Policy Lead on Humanitarian Campaigning and Global Displacement and Migration, Oxfam International (Keynote)


The Honorable A. Ashley Tabaddor, President, National Association of Immigration Judges


Kathrine Russell, Attorney, RAICES


Malou Chávez, Deputy Director, Northwest Immigrant Rights Project


Erica Schommer, Clinical Associate Professor of Law, St. Mary's University School of Law


Efrén Olivares, Director of Racial & Economic Justice Program, Texas Civil Rights Project


Yessenia Medrano, Staff Attorney (Family Services), Northwest Immigrant Rights Project


Silky Shah, Executive Director, Detention Watch Network


Marisol Pérez, Attorney at Law, De Mott, McChesney, Curtright & Armendáriz, LLP


Manoj Govindaiah, Director of Family Detention, RAICES


Shalyn Fluharty, Special Project Director, Dilley Family Detention Project, Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc.

This CLE event is pending approval by the State Bar of Texas for 6.5 CLE credit hours (including 1 hour of ethics).

Registration is now open and available through February 22 (walk-ins accepted):

  • Attorney early bird registration $100 (October-December 1, 2018)
  • Attorney regular registration $115 (December 2, 2018-February 22, 2019)
  • Non-attorney and government employee registration $75
  • Immigration volunteer registration $30
  • Student registration $20 (scholarships available; please apply on registration form)
  • St. Mary's School of Law faculty/staff and Scholar member registration Free

Breakfast and lunch are included. Catering by Heavenly Gourmet.

Register by clicking here: https://form.jotform.com/82746562434159

Please contact Pilar Martinez, Symposium Editor, at pmartinez46@mail.stmarytx.edu or 206-535-4053 for more information.