CLE Detail

An Introduction to US Immigration Law: The Basics and More

Course begins Wednesday, July 10, 2013, 6:00 PM --9:00 PM

Additional Dates
Thursday, July 11, 2013, 6:00 PM -- 9:00 PM

Registration for this course is now closed.

Intended Audience:

Public Sector and Non-profit attorneys may attend for $35. Register above as "Law Office Staff."*

A business card will be required at registration to confirm status.

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Location: 2nd Floor Auditorium

Course ID: C07102013

Number of Sessions: 2

Credits: 6 NJ Credits: 2 Ethics; 4 General
6 NY Credits: 2 Ethics; 2 PP; 2 Skills; Transitional and Non-transitional

Course Description:

In these difficult economic times, immigration law reform continues to be a contentious issue. Gain an overview of what you need to know to practice immigration law successfully and how to obtain the proper immigrant visa or "green card" for your client.

This first day focuses on Non-immigrant Work-related Visa Categories and Obtaining a Green Card. The second day covers Family-based Immigration, Removal Proceedings and an Overview of Asylum.


Day 1: July 10

  • Introduction and Overview of Nonimmigrant Categories

  • Introduction to Three of the Most Utilized Nonimmigrant Work Authorized Visa Categories and Labor Certification

  • Employment-Based Immigration

Day 2: July 11

  • Family Based Immigration
  • Immigration Defense: Removal Proceedings
  • Political Asylum
  • Practical Tips and Advice


 Program Co-sponsor: NYCLA's Immigration and Nationality Committee

Program Co-Chairs: Eugene Glicksman, Glicksman & Cardoso and Gilbert Ferrer, Law Offices of Gilbert C. Ferrer, PLLC

Faculty: Gilbert C. Ferrer, Co-Chair, NYCLA Committee on Immigration & Nationality Law; Eugene Glicksman, Glicksman & Cardoso, Co-Chair, NYCLA Committee on Immigration & Nationality Law;  David M. Grunblatt, Proskauer Rose LLP; Jeffrey A. Heller, Esq., Linda Kenepaske, Law Office of Linda Kenepaske, PLLC; Stuart J. Reich, Law Offices of Stuart J. Reich
















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