Immigration Consequences of Criminal Activity

Thursday November 07 , 2013

  • By: The New York Immigration Coalition
  • Time: 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    The New York Immigration Coalition
    137-139 West 25th Street, 12th Floor
    (between Sixth and Seventh Avenues)
    New York, NY
  • Contact:

This training will review the various immigration law issues faced by non-citizens who have been convicted or accused of criminal conduct. The training will cover the criminal bars and waivers for noncitizens seeking lawful permanent residence or other lawful status, criminal grounds of removal and waivers applicable to lawful permanent residents, and good moral character bars and deportation risks for lawful permanent residents with criminal records who are pursuing naturalization. It will also touch on detention issues and intake strategies. This training will be conducted by Talia Peleg and Ruben Loyo, of Brooklyn Defender Services.

Registration:
Register at https://www.thedatabank.com/dpg/376/mtglistproc.asp?formid=Events&caleventid=21569.

  • CLE Credit Comments: CLE Credit: 3.5 credits in professional practice. This course provides transitional credit for newly admitted attorneys and non-transitional credit for experienced attorneys.