Step-by-Step Guide to Subpoenas and Depositions in Immigration Court

Tuesday May 08

  • By: AILA
  • Time: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    This event takes place telephonically.
    Webinar/Teleseminar, United States

Kick your removal defense up a notch! Subpoenas, subpoena duces tecum and depositions are all available in immigration court and may be just what you need for that special case. This program will give the forms, rules and practical guidance that will instantly enhance your courtroom arsenal.
Topics Include:

  • No Discovery Rule? No Problem!
  • Subpoenas Preparation, Step-by-Step
  • Forcing Disclosure and Production from the Government
  • Discovery through Depositions
  • Remedies When Your Request Is Denied


  • Raymond R. Bolourtchi (dl), Saint Louis, MO
  • Jeremy L. McKinney, AILA EOIR Committee, Greensboro, NC
    Jeremy L. McKinney is a former Chapter Chair of the AILA Carolinas Chapter, and is a current member of AILA's Membership and EOIR Liaison Committees, and the North Carolina State Bar's Specialization Committee. Mr. McKinney graduated with a B.A. in English from Virginia Commonwealth University and a J.D. from Campbell University School of Law. He is a former captain and judge advocate in the North Carolina Army National Guard.

(dl) = discussion leader * = invited, not yet confirmed

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