For over 45 years, the National Immigration Project has designed innovative legal strategies to defend immigrant rights. We are committed to sharing those strategies and innovations via continuing legal education (CLE) seminars for attorneys. This page lists upcoming seminars available to members and non-members nationwide.

Upcoming Events

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Past Events

Fighting Back in Removal Proceedings and in the Federal Courts
October 31, 2018 in Portland, OR

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2018 Pre-AILA Crimes and Immigration Seminar
June 13, 2018 in San Francisco

Seminar Focused on: Using Categorical Approach to Win Your Case • Avoiding Drug Deportability and Inadmissibility • Judicial and Administrative Case Updates and Analysis • Vacating a Criminal Conviction and Establishing Prejudice

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2018 Removal Defense Conference and Webcast
Fierce and Fearless Lawyering: Taking it to the Next Level

Thursday, April 12, 2018 in Washington, DC or Via Webcast
A joint venture between AILA, the AILA/Council Immigration Justice Campaign, and the National Immigration Project

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Crimes and Immigration Seminar: An Advanced CLE for Immigration and Criminal Practitioners
Saturday, October 14, 2017 in New York

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Creative Strategies in Fighting Enforcement in the Era of Trump
Wednesday, August 2nd in Washington, D.C.

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Pre-AILA Crimes and Immigration Seminar: More Important Than Ever
June 21, 2017 in New Orleans

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Dan Kesselbrenner (right), Executive Director of the National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild and Manny Vargas (left), Senior Counsel & Founder of the Immigrant Defense Project speaking at the 2017 Crimes & Immigration Seminar in New York City on October 14, 2017.