Crimmigration 101

  • Immigration and Crimes

Crimmigration—the intertwining of criminal and immigration law—can affect the noncitizen during every stage of his or her immigration status. This seminar discusses how to identify, analyze, and minimize the effect of a criminal conviction on your noncitizen client.

Featured Topics:

  • Overview of the Grounds of Inadmissibility and Removability
  • Most Common Criminal Grounds of Removability and Inadmissibility
  • Importance of Determining the Immigration Consequences of a Criminal Conviction
  • How to Determine If a Conviction Is a Crime Involving Moral Turpitude, an Aggravated Felony, or a Crime of Violence
  • Minimizing the Effect of a Criminal Conviction on Your Client's Immigration Status


  • Mary E. Kramer (DL), AILA Author, Immigration Consequences of Criminal Activity, 6th Ed., Miami, FL*
  • Brian K. Bates, Houston, TX*
  • Elizabeth L. Carlson, Washington, DC*

*invited, not confirmed

You can register for this event quickly and securely online by adding this item to your cart and paying by credit card or e-check. If for some reason you need to mail or fax in your registration, you can also download and complete a registration form. If you register online, do not also mail in a registration form. The registration deadline for this seminar is 11:59 pm ET on 02/01/16.

  • CLE Credit Comments: AILA will administer CLE credit to individuals who register for and dial in to the seminar only. AILA cannot verify your attendance and participation in this program unless you register directly for the seminar and use your own telephone line to participate in the call. Therefore, persons who listen in on the call as part of a group will not be able to obtain CLE credit.

IAN Partners

  • pro bono net
  • american immigration lawyers association
  • national immigration law center
  • unidos us
  • immigration legal resource center
  • immigration legal resource center
  • american immigration council
  • american civil liberties union
  • american immigration council
  • national immigration project
  • the advocates for human rights
  • lutheran immigration and refugee service
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