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*TENTATIVE and subject to change. Please check back regularly for workshop updates including descriptions and speaker announcements.

CLINIC’s annual Convening is the premier training event for those seeking to increase their knowledge of immigration law, advocacy and successful program management techniques. Join us as we gather with fellow advocates and service providers to share strategies, enhance expertise and prepare for the challenges ahead. 

 

Workshop Track Descriptions

To help attendees choose which trainings to attend, we have assigned each workshop to one of five tracks. 

Fundamentals of Immigration Law | Trainings under this track are designed to give new practitioners a strong foundation in immigration law - recommended for those who are just getting started. Participants who attend all eight sessions in the fundamentals track will complete CLINIC’s Introduction to Immigration Law Practice: A Course for New Practitioners. This fulfills the Department of Justice’s formal overview training requirement, the first step towards partial accreditation. To receive your certificate you must record workshop attendance on CLINIC’s website at cliniclegal.org/convening/submit. Unique workshop codes will be announced at the end of each session in this track. We encourage experienced practitioners to explore other tracks, so that new practitioners can focus on the basics.

Advanced Immigration Law | Trainings that delve deep into complex immigration law topics – recommended for experienced service providers and practitioners.

Selected Issues in Immigration Law | Trainings that provide an understanding of hot topics in immigration law – recommended for new and experienced practitioners alike.

Community Outreach and Advocacy | Trainings that explore advocacy strategies to protect and defend immigrants – recommended for legal and non-legal advocates.

Program Management | Trainings that address program best practices to best immigrant communities – recommended for nonprofit staff.

 

Convening At-A-Glance 

WEDNESDAY AT-A-GLANCE

  • 8:15 - 3:30 p.m.— ICE Detention
  • 8:30 - 3:00 p.m.— LawLogix Training
  • 9:30 - 3:15 p.m.—General skills workshops
  • 2:30 - 4:30 p.m.—CCUSA Immigrant & Refugee Community of Practice Meeting
  • 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.— Department of State CEAC Demonstration
  • 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.— Opening Plenary

THURSDAY AT-A-GLANCE  

  • 7:00 - 7:30 a.m.— Mass 
  • 7:00 - 8:00 a.m.— Breakfast
  • 7:30 - 8:10 a.m.— Break Bread with RIS!
  • 7:30 - 8:10 a.m.— Advocacy Breakfast Roundtable: CIS Ombudsman Listening Session
  • 8:15 - 9:45 a.m.— Workshops
  • 10:15 - 11:45 a.m.— Workshops
  • 11:45 -1:30 p.m.— CLINIC 30th Anniversary Lunch
  • 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.— Workshops
  • 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.— Workshops
  • 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.— Meet your Field Support Coordinator Happy Hour

FRIDAY AT-A-GLANCE 

  • 7:00 - 7:30 a.m.— Mass
  • 7:00 - 8:00 a.m.—Breakfast
  • 7:30 - 8:10 a.m.— Advocacy Breakfast Roundtable
  • 8:15 - 9:45 a.m.— Workshops
  • 10:15 - 11:45 a.m.— Workshops
  • 11:45 - 1:30 p.m.— Awards Lunch
  • 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.— Workshops
  • 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.— Workshops 

 

Agenda by Day

 

Wednesday, May 30

 

Thursday, May 31

 

Friday, June 1 

 

Workshops by Track


Fundamentals of Immigration Law

Introduction to Immigration Law and Family-Based Immigration

This workshop reinforces introductory concepts in immigration law, including an overview of the immigration system and paths to permanent residence. We will teach about immigration through a family relationship, either as an immediate relative or through the family preference system. Presenters will cover the I-130 relative petitioning process and how to read and apply the Department of State's Visa Bulletin.

Presenters:

Ilissa Mira  Staff Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Jennifer Riddle 
 Staff Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

Inadmissibility and Deportability Concepts and Selected Grounds of Inadmissibility

The presenters will provide an overview of the concepts of inadmissibility and deportability, including when they apply and to whom; and what it means to be inadmissible or deportable. The presenters will also discuss the common grounds of inadmissibility, including those related to health, crimes, immigration violations, smuggling, fraud and misrepresentation, and false claims to citizenship.

Presenters: 

Sarah Bronstein Senior Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Martin Gauto — Senior Attorney, CLINIC

 

All About Adjustment of Status

This workshop covers the eligibility requirements and procedures for adjusting status to lawful permanent residence in the United States. Presenters will discuss adjustment under INA § 245(a) and the restrictions under § 245(c);  who qualifies for grandfathered status under INA § 245(i); who is an after-acquired derivative; who is subject to the physical presence requirement; and other 245(i) concerns..

Presenters:

Kristina Karpinski — Senior Attorney, Training and Legal Support,  CLINIC
Ilissa Mira  Staff Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

Consular Processing, the Affidavit of Support and Waivers of Inadmissibility

This workshop covers the path to lawful permanent residence through consular processing and related issues. Presenters will discuss the process at the National Visa Center for obtaining an immigrant visa at a

U.S. consulate abroad. An overview of the affidavit of support requirements and eligibility to file waivers of inadmissibility will also be discussed.

Presenters:

Kristina Karpinski — Senior Attorney, Training and Legal Support,  CLINIC
Charles Wheeler — Director, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

Overview of Humanitarian Relief

Identifying eligibility for humanitarian relief is more important than ever in this age of enhanced immigration enforcement. Does your program serve clients who were victims of domestic violence or persecution in their home country, who came to the United States as children or who are victims of crime? Presenters will cover humanitarian relief options, including self-petitioning under the Violence against Women Act (VAWA), U visas for victims of crimes, T visas for victims of trafficking, Temporary Protected Status, asylum and Special Immigrant Juvenile Status.

Presenters: 

Reena Arya  Senior Staff Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Martin Gauto — Senior Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

Overview of Removal Proceedings: Court is Now In Session

What happens in immigration court when a person seeks bond, appears at a master calendar hearing, or  applies for relief from removal? If you haven’t been to an immigration court hearing, this workshop will help you understand the basic components of a removal hearing. We’ll review the process from the issuance of a Notice to Appear to how to seek relief from removal before an immigration judge.

Presenters:

Sarah Bronstein Senior Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Susan Schreiber — Managing Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

    

U.S. Citizenship: Acquisition, Derivation and Naturalization

This workshop offers an overview of the main avenues to U.S. citizenship. Presenters will discuss the requirements for acquiring U.S. citizenship at birth abroad and deriving citizenship from a parent after birth. It will provide an overview of the requirements for naturalization, including good moral character, continuous residence, physical presence, English language, civics requirements and exemptions.

Presenters: 

Kristina Karpinski  Senior Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Jennifer Riddle  Staff Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

Should I…? Ethical Considerations in Immigration Law Practice

Immigration practitioners often face thorny ethical issues, such as what to do if you discover your client has submitted a false document. Using case examples and hypothetical situations, the presenters will provide an overview of the rules of ethics and describe how they apply to accredited representatives.

Presenters:

Sarah Bronstein Senior Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Martin Gauto — Senior Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 


Advanced Immigration Law

Immigration Consequences of Controlled Substance Offenses

How can a controlled substance arrest affect my client? What if my client was arrested, but never convicted? In this workshop, we’ll address the immigration consequences surrounding controlled substances, including the different grounds of inadmissibility and deportability, and how to handle a case with a controlled substance arrest.

Presenters:

Bradley Jenkins — Attorney, BIA Pro Bono Project, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Rachael Naggar — Bond Project Attorney, Defending Vulnerable Populations Project, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

Changes to Adjustment of Status Procedures and Trends in Adjudication

Last year, U.S. Citizen and Immigration Services issued new editions of the I-485 adjustment of status and I-485A supplement forms. The updated forms include additional questions on eligibility and admissibility, plus lengthier declarations from applicants, interpreters and preparers. How have these changes affected your practice and USCIS adjudication? Join us as we discuss changes and trends in adjustment of status.

Presenters:

Kristina Karpinski — Senior Attorney, Training and Legal Support,  CLINIC
Charles Wheeler — Director, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

U Non-Immigrant Status: Approaches to Problem Scenarios

Immigrants face significant challenges at every stage of the application process when seeking U visa status and adjustment, from determining a qualifying crime to applying for adjustment of status. Recently, new challenges are on the rise, such as the growing wait list and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services re-adjudicating already resolved eligibility issues. This workshop will examine common problems that advocates are experiencing and discuss strategies for how to address them.

Presenters: 

Sarah Bronstein Senior Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Susan Schreiber — Managing Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

    

While You Wait to Immigrate: Twists and Turns in Family-Based Immigration

Life marches on while a petition is pending and your client waits for a current priority date. How do events including age, marriage, divorce, death of the petitioner and failure to take timely action affect your client’s eligibility to immigrate? This workshop will review the twists and turns of life as they influence an individual’s eligibility to immigrate through a family-based petition.

Presenters:

Kristina Karpinski  Senior Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Susan Schreiber — Managing Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

Good Moral Character in Naturalization Cases: Can This Case Be Filed?

Should you file your client’s naturalization application if she had a DUI four years ago? What if she mistakenly registered to vote, or has a three-year old misdemeanor theft conviction? Circumstances like these can affect the assessment of good moral character. This course will address how good moral character is defined by law and policy, and what factors to consider as you counsel your clients about whether to pursue naturalization. 

Presenters:

Sarah Bronstein Senior Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Susan Schreiber — Managing Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

     

New Developments in Asylum Law,

When does family count as a particular social group? How do I prove that my asylum client’s government is unable or willing to protect her? How much corroboration is needed to win an asylum claim? Will the government bar my client’s asylum because they believe he is a persecutor? The answers to these questions, and more, are constantly changing. Join us a discussion on the latest developments in asylum law.

Presenters: 

Reena Arya —  Senior Staff Attorney, CLINIC
Bradley Jenkins — Attorney, BIA Pro Bono Project, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Victoria Neilson — Senior Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

Motions to Reopen in Immigration Court

Clients with removal orders face a high risk of detention and swift removal from the United States. However, removal orders issued by immigration judges may be reopened. Learn what it takes to reopen a removal order issued by an immigration judge.

Presenters:

Michelle Mendez — Senior Attorney and Manager, Defending Vulnerable Populations Project, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Rebecca Scholtz — Staff Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

An Overview of Cancellation of Removal

Was your LPR client convicted of a crime and placed in removal proceedings? Was your undocumented client abused by an LPR or U.S. citizen spouse? Has your undocumented client lived in the United States for more than 10 years? Cancellation of removal is an immigration court remedy that could apply to your client. This workshop will review this important remedy in the new age of enforcement.

Presenters:

Reena Arya  Senior Staff Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Michelle Mendez — Senior Attorney and Manager, Defending Vulnerable Populations Project, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 


Selected Issues in Immigration Law

Basics of Asylum Law

What are you waiting for? Asylum seekers need you!  Join us for an overview of asylum, including a discussion of the history of asylum law, its international origins, concepts of past persecution and well-founded fear, the five protected grounds and establishing a nexus to these grounds, and a look at humanitarian asylum. We will also discuss the one year filing deadline and bars to asylum.

Presenters:

Reena Arya  Senior Staff Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Victoria Neilson 
 Staff Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

Adjustment of Status and Family Reunification for Refugees and Asylees,

Asylees and refugees have specific adjustment of status provisions and mechanisms for petitioning for spouses and children. In this workshop, panelists will discuss the particular rules for adjustment of status, along with inadmissibility waiver provisions. Panelists will also cover asylee and refugee relative petitions.

Presenters:

Sarah Bronstein  Senior Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Kristina Karpinski 
 Senior Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

How Can Arrests Affect Your Client’s Immigration Case?

Whether your client is seeking lawful permanent residence, renewing Temporary Protected Status or applying for citizenship, an arrest can affect the case. We will discuss the criminal grounds of inadmissibility and removability, the criminal bars to different immigration applications, and how to handle a case when the client has an arrest record.

Presenters:

Rachel Naggar — Bond Project Attorney, Defending Vulnerable Populations Project, CLINIC
Rebecca Scholtz — Staff Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

Religious Formation and Religious Form-Action! Immigration Forms Made Easy

Join RIS attorneys as they discuss the most common immigration forms used in religious worker immigration law. Attorneys will discuss legal strategies and best practices on addressing questions on immigration forms. They will also discuss current trends in religious worker immigration law, including R-1 visas and permanent residence.

Presenters: 

Kate Adams  — Staff Attorney, Religious Immigration Services, CLINIC
Miguel Naranjo — DirectorReligious Immigration Services, CLINIC
Minyoung Ohm  — Attorney, Religious Immigration Services, CLINIC

 

Representing Clients Along the Border

What are the issues affecting immigrants along the border? What are border advocates doing to protect the rights of immigrants?  We’ll take up these questions and more while exploring border trends and how to best represent immigrants once they settle in our communities.

Presenters:

Bradley Jenkins — Attorney, BIA Pro Bono Project, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Michelle Mendez — Senior Attorney and Manager, Defending Vulnerable Populations Project, CLINIC

Guest presenter: Nora Phillips

 

Are You Struggling to Understand Smuggling?

What does it mean to assist someone to enter the United States unlawfully? When does this trigger inadmissibility or deportability, serve as a bar to good moral character, or expose someone to criminal charges, even when unaccompanied minors seek to reunify with their parents? This workshop discusses what may constitute smuggling and the possible immigration consequences in today’s climate, in order to screen and advise clients.

Presenters:

Reena Arya  Senior Staff Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Jennifer Riddle  Staff Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

To B1/B2 or Not B1/B2? That is the Question! Immigration Options for Religious Immigrants

Join RIS attorneys on a fun-filled journey through the (Sonoran) desert as they discuss and examine immigration options for religious Immigrants. Topics include the visa waiver program, B1/B2 tourist visas, F1 student visas and the fan favorite, R-1 religious worker visa. What an excellent adventure it will be!

Presenters:

Nicole Bonjean — Attorney, Religious Immigration Services, CLINIC
Megan Turngren — Attorney, Religious Immigration Services, CLINIC

 

Waivers of Inadmissibility

This workshop covers the theory and practice of preparing successful waiver applications. Presenters will discuss how to identify possible hardship factors, create a theory of the case, gather supporting documentation and establish positive discretionary factors. They will also review agency guidance on extreme hardship.

Presenters:

Charles Wheeler — Director, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Ilissa Mira  Staff Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

Options as TPS and DACA End

How do we counsel clients who are facing the expiration of their DACA or TPS? This workshop will discuss educating clients about the consequences they face, screening for other relief and helping clients make informed choices in light of enforcement risks. We will also cover strategies for DACA and TPS recipients to adjust status through family relationships.

Presenters:

Ilissa Mira  Staff Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Jennifer Riddle 
 Staff Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

Fraud and Misrepresentation

The fraud ground is the second most common way for an applicant to be found inadmissible. We will define the term and illustrate the ways that it is likely to present itself. We will also cover defenses and eligibility for the waiver.

Presenters:

Michelle Mendez — Senior Attorney and Manager, Defending Vulnerable Populations Project, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Charles Wheeler — Director, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

Updates on the Travel Ban

Under the Trump administration, many harsh policies have been implemented against immigrants, in particular those from certain Muslim-majority countries including Iran, Syria, and Yemen. The travel ban is a new chapter in immigration law. The presenters will discuss the executive orders that created the ban, the subsequent court rulings, along with the most recent developments and what you can do to help clients from the banned countries.

Presenter: 

Bradley Jenkins — Attorney, BIA Pro Bono Project, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Kiyanoush Razaghi — Staff Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

Potential Changes to Public Charge

Plans are underway to change the interpretation of public charge in a way that will significantly affect your clients.  New guidance in the Foreign Affairs Manual and drafts of proposed USCIS regulations require adjudicators to consider other factors in addition to the I-864 affidavit of support. They will be required to consider the applicant’s age, work history, family size, health, prior receipt of benefits, and prospective income.  Come hear more about these developments, what CLINIC is doing to respond, and how you can get involved.

Presenters:

Susan Schreiber — Managing Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Charles Wheeler — Director, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

Ask The Experts: One Last Chance to Figure it Out

It’s the last day of Convening and the last workshop session before you go home. Do you still have a legal question you just can’t figure out? Take advantage of the cumulative expertise of CLINIC presenters and Convening colleagues to discuss your case and see if you can leave with an answer

Presenters: 

Susan Schreiber — Managing Attorney, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC
Charles Wheeler — Director, Training and Legal Support, CLINIC

 

Adding Federal Litigation to your Tool Chest

Do you have a naturalization case that has been pending for too long? Tired of explaining to your client that there is nothing more you can do to move that I-130 petition or I-485 application along? What about the client who has served his criminal sentence but is still in detention on an “immigration hold”? Is it time to appeal that asylum denial to circuit court? Come hear an overview of the ways you can use the federal courts to remedy unlawful delays or overturn improper denials. Join Melissa Crow, former litigation director at the American Immigration Council, and Brad Jenkins, managing attorney of CLINIC’s BIA Pro Bono Project, as they provide an overview of the ways you can use the federal courts to remedy unlawful delays, overturn improper denials, and protect your client’s rights.

Presenters: 

Bradley Jenkins — Attorney, BIA Pro Bono Project, CLINIC
Melissa Crow — Law Office of Melissa Crow

 


Community Outreach and Advocacy

Catholics Call to Action

Catholics are called to “welcome the stranger” now more than ever. Parishes, dioceses and Catholic Charities agencies are answering that call in new and innovative ways. Come hear about different initiatives within the Catholic Church aimed at creating a welcoming culture, and how to get your community connected.

Presenters:

Michelle Sardone  Director of Strategic Initiatives, Executive Office, CLINIC

Guest Presenter:

Jim Kuh — Senior Director, Immigration and Refugee Services Catholic Charities, USA 
Vanessa Ceceña — Director, Immigrant Services, Catholic Charities, Diocese of San Diego

 

Don’t Lose Hope after Setbacks: Problem Solving in Immigration Case Work

 Is your case taking too long to be adjudicated? Have you called to check its status, but not heard back? This panel will discuss escalation in case processing, customer service tools and what to do when your client’s case encounters roadblocks. Learn about case advocacy options from this panel of experts from government agencies, as well as CLINIC’s updated resources to help get your problem cases back on track.

Presenter:

Karen Sullivan — Advocacy Attorney, Federal Advocacy and Liaison, CLINIC

Guest Presenters:

Conn Schrader  Department of State, National Visa Center

 

State and Local Defenses amid Changes in Federal Immigration Policies

Has ICE ramped-up enforcement activities locally, increasing fear among immigrants? Will immigrants lose access to critical community benefits because of DACA or TPS termination? Participants will share their experiences and best practices for developing state and local policies that defend immigrants’ rights and protect access to driver’s licenses, education and economic opportunities.

Presenter:

Christy Williams  Attorney, State and Local, Advocacy, CLINIC

Guest Presenters:

Amelia McGowan —  Program Director, Catholic Charities of Jackson

Glenn Tebbe  — Executive Director, Indiana Catholic Conference

 

Communications Strategies for National-Level Advocacy

Organizations of all sizes must take a public stand against anti-immigrant rhetoric and policies. Using the lens of the national Temporary Protected Status and DACA campaigns, this workshop will explore how to produce effective communications for immigration advocacy. Topics will include the role of media, lessons on messaging and best practices going forward.

Presenter:

Lisa Parisio  Staff Attorney, Policy and Outreach, Advocacy, CLINIC

Guest Presenters:

Lynn Tramonte    Deportation Defense Coordinator, America’s Voice and America's Voice Education Fund

Rachel Gumpert   National Press Secretary, UNITE HERE!

M. Lucero Ortiz    Director of Legal Services, CARECEN - DC

 

Immigration Law and Policy Hot Topics

Immigration law and policy are changing rapidly under the Trump administration. This panel will offer an overview and analysis of proposals that may affect your program and community.

Presenter:

Jill Marie Bussey — Director of Advocacy, CLINIC

Guest Presenter:

Don Kerwin Center for Migration Studies

                 

Keeping Your Cool: Community Outreach Events

Have you avoided serving your community via workshops because you are unsure of what to expect? Learn how to prepare, organize and execute successful “Know Your Rights”, naturalization and screening events. We will practice responding to tough questions from the audience, surviving unexpected obstacles at your venue and tackling the unknown. Hear from experts about keeping your cool and serving the masses.

Presenters: 

Michelle Sardone  Director of Strategic Initiatives, Executive Office, CLINIC
Benjamin Brokaw 
  Capacity Building Project Coordinator, CLINIC

 

Perspectives on Border Life

Join our diverse group of panelists for an exploration of what the word “border” means to different people. Leaving the simple legal definition behind, we will look at the border as a place and an experience, sharing stories and discussing how historical and current immigration and security policies change these unique places around the world.

Presenters:

Peg Harmon   Catholic Community Services of Southern Arizona
Margaret Regan   Author, Journalist
Diego Adame   Community Organizer, Hope Border Institute


Program Management

Top Ten Challenges for Immigration Program Directors

In this interactive workshop, you’ll tackle common challenges faced by program directors of charitable immigration legal services program. Participants will work together to consider possible solutions to hypothetical scenarios and hear from seasoned CLINIC staff on how to make use of best practices from the field.

Presenters: 

Jeff Chenoweth  Director, Capacity Building, CLINIC
Shaila Rahman 
 Field Support Coordinator, Capacity Building, CLINIC

 

In Your Backyard: How to Grow Immigrant Integration in Your Community

As legal help for immigrants increases, so must resources to help them settle successfully into the community. Come learn the key components of a successful immigrant integration initiative, how to get buy in from your agency, and tips to implement them successfully. Participants will also learn how to engage

local government as a partner in immigrant integration efforts. Parish-based leaders, affiliate staff, and agency managers are encouraged to attend.

Presenters: 

Luis Guerra, Strategic Capacity Officer, CLINIC
Leya Speasmaker Field Support Coordinator and Integration Program Manager, CLINIC

 

Obtaining and Maintaining DOJ Recognition and Accreditation

A new rule for Department of Justice (DOJ) agency recognition and staff accreditation took effect on January 18, 2017.  The changes include new eligibility requirements for both recognition and accreditation; a new requirement for organizations to renew their recognition; and new requirements for reporting, recordkeeping, and posting.  Most organizations that currently have DOJ recognition will need to apply for renewal by January 2019 or January 2020.  Learn how the changes impact your program and how you can prepare for renewal.  We will provide an overview of the changes; provide tips to help you renew recognition; provide data points for the new recordkeeping requirement; and discuss requirements for extension of recognition to sub-offices.

Presenter:

Laura Burdick — Field Support Coordinator, Capacity Building, CLINIC

 

It Takes a Village

Your agency is not alone in its mission to serve immigrants. Come learn about the new and exciting roles of libraries, labor unions and other community organizations in assisting immigrants. Hear about the challenges and opportunities of new groups applying for Department of Justice Recognition and Accreditation, and how to partner on community education, screening and legal services.

Presenters:

Luis Guerra —  Strategic Capacity Officer, CLINIC
Jack Holmgren — Strategic Capacity Advisor, CLINIC