19th Annual Family Immigration Law Conference and Tour of the Consulate

Tuesday November 14 -
Thursday November 16 2017

  • By: Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc. (CLINIC),Catholic Charities of Dallas, Diocesan Migrant and Refugee Services
  • Time: 2:30 PM - 5:15 PM
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Wyndham El Paso Airport Hotel
    2027 Airway Blvd.
    El Paso, TX

In this time of enhanced enforcement, this two-day family-based immigration law training provides updated information and analysis on selected topics in family-based immigration, including: immigrating based on marriage; immigrating as a child or derivative beneficiary; adjustment of status and consular processing; smuggling; ethical issues in family-based immigration; and waivers of inadmissibility.  For newer practitioners, the conference offers a free optional introductory session on November 14, as well as a fundamentals track of workshops on Day One and Day Two.  Day One of the training includes a presentation by civil surgeons from Cd. Juarez on the medical examination and health-based inadmissibility. On Day Two of the conference, speakers from the U.S. Consulate and USCIS in Ciudad Juarez will join us for updates on consulate processing in CDJ and a question and answer session.  Conference speakers include Kristina Karpinski, Susan Schreiber and Charles Wheeler of CLINIC, and Margaret Gleason from the USCIS Ombudsman’s Office (invited).

To register for this event, please click here.