Continuing Legal Education

Special Immigrant Juvenile Status and Family Court Order Processes (09/05/14)

Special Immigrant Juvenile Status and Family Court Order Processes

Fri., Sept. 5 from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

Bar & Foundation Center

This CLE is also a pro bono training opportunity from the Mecklenburg County Bar,

Legal Aid of North Carolina and Legal Services of Southern Piedmont.

 

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CLE Credit:
1.0 General
  
Fees: 
$75 Attorney Rate
$35 Paralegal Rate
$20 Pro Bono Rate (Attorneys must agree to accept a Pro Bono case from LANC or LSSP within 4 months of this program)
$50 Immigration Section Rate


Location:
Bar & Foundation Center
1123 S. Church Street, Ste. 103
Charlotte, NC 28209

Special Info:
11:30 a.m. Registration
12 p.m. - 1 p.m. CLE Training

Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS) and Family Court Order Processes

•        An intro to SIJS and the sources of law for SIJS
•        Requirements for the custody order
•        Ex Parte Custody Orders vs. Permanent Custody Orders
•        How to obtain custody orders (forms, filing fees, motions)—including a mock custody trial
•        How to apply for SIJS
•        Different procedural requirements when an applicant is in removal proceedings
•        Adjustment of status based on an approved SIJS petition
•        Issues/hot topics in SIJS today
•        Strategies for appeal/best practice tips

Speakers: Julie Spahn, The Forsythe Law Firm, PLLC and Laurie Gallagher, Council for Children’s Rights

Registration:
Download the Registration form here and return via:
Fax: 704/333-6209
Mail: 1123 South Church Street, Suite 103, Charlotte, NC 28203
Phone: 704/375-8624.

OR

 

 
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