Advanced Immigration Law (and Immigration Law 101 on Weds, Feb 22)


Thursday, February 23, 2012 - Friday, February 24, 2012



Maggie Murphy and Kevin R. Lashus, Jackson Lewis LLP; Michelle L. Saenz-Rodriguez, Saenz-Rodriguez & Assoc; Charles Wheeler, Catholic Legal Immigration Network


Crowne Plaza-River Oaks
2712 Southwest Freeway
Houston, TX 77098
United States

RSVP: or (800) 204-2222




8:30 am-5:30 pm day one, 9 am-3:30 pm day two

CLE Credits:

13.5 TX hrs, including 2.75 ethics hrs



The course includes an overview of real court experiences, including mock hearings/demonstrations; hearing on the merits and perfecting appeals; emerging family issues in immigration cases; 204(L) issues; advanced waivers at consulate; e-verify, I-9 audits and enforcement; hot topics with non-immigrant visas (NIVs); and labor certification.

Wednesday’s introductory program will cover concepts for understanding U.S. immigration laws; introduction to business immigration, including the basics of NIVs; a history of immigration law; citizenship, derivation, and naturalization; and an introduction to immigration court.

Speakers include Hon. Jimmie L. Benton, U.S. Department of  Justice Office for Immigration Review; Charles Wheeler, Catholic Legal Immigration Network; and Kevin R. Lashus, Jackson Lewis.



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