Developments in Immigration Law and Removal Defense

Thursday May 02

  • By: National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild, Boston University School of Law Civil Litigation Clinic
  • Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Boston University School of Law
    Barristers Hall
    765 Commonwealth Avenue
    Boston, MA
  • Contact:
    Tami Jewell
    National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild
  • Website:

This one-day training will focus on challenging and overcoming removal. Topics will include: fundamentals of case analysis and evidence, challenging DHS-issued removal orders, advanced and appellate strategies for prosecutorial discretion and motions to suppress and terminate. Panels on provisional waivers and Supreme Court updates on immigration consequences of crimes will also be offered. Finally, an optional lunchtime discussion will provide the latest developments in comprehensive immigration reform. The CLE seminar will be held the day before the day-long National Immigration Project's Annual Membership Meeting, which is scheduled for Friday, May 3, 2013, from 9am-5pm, also at Boston University School of Law. The meeting is free and seminar participants are welcome. Please see for more information.