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Pro Bono Training: Representing Asylum Seekers

Monday, March 26, 2018 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Boston Bar Association - 16 Beacon Street, Boston, MA


Description:

This introductory asylum training covers the basics of asylum law and procedure: asylum eligibility requirements, packaging the application and supporting materials, how to work with traumatized clients, tips for presenting a case to the asylum office, immigration court practice, and how to help clients access post-grant benefits.

PAIR relies on volunteers with diverse skills, including attorneys to represent PAIR clients and to advise immigration detainees. If interested in volunteering, please fill out this volunteer form.

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Contact:

Cassandra Shavney
cshavney@bostonbar.org

 

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