conference image

Non-Court Removal Orders: Expedited, Stipulated, Reinstated, Oh My!

February 27, 2018
Audio Seminar

You must be logged in to register for this conference.

Register for Live Event:
  • $199.00
Presented 02/27/2018
02:00 PM (ET)
CLE Eligible Yes
Length 90 min.
Format Live Audio Seminar
SKU AS2018-02-27

Our panel of experts will discuss the various ways your client can be subject to a removal order issued outside of standard removal proceedings. Panelists will provide an overview of who is subject to these summary removal proceedings and what they entail. They also will share tips for challenging these removal orders and the underlying proceedings.

Featured Topics

  • The Ins and Outs of the Expedited Removal Process, and Expansion Under the Current Administration
  • Is Your Client Eligible for any Relief If He or She Is Subject to Reinstatement of Removal? Reasonable Fear and Withholding-Only Proceedings
  • What Can You Do If Your Client Signed a Stipulated Removal Order?
  • What Exactly Is a “Final Administrative Removal Order?”
  • When Is Administrative Review and/or Judicial Review Available in Non-Court Removal Proceedings?

Free Downloadable Seminar Recording Included with Live Registration Included with registration, participants in the live seminar will receive a free downloadable recording of the seminar. It will be available in participant's Agora Digital Library approximately 4-7 business days from the seminar date. Order Recordings


John Gihon (DL), Altamonte Springs, FL
John Gihon, Altamonte Springs, FL, is board certified by the Florida Bar in Immigration and Nationality Law and is currently the Executive Vice Chair for AILA Central Florida Chapter. He focuses his practice on removal defense. Mr. Gihon has extensive experience as both an immigration attorney and a criminal attorney. He previously served as a Senior Attorney with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). As an ICE Attorney, Mr. Gihon handled thousands of detained and non-detained removal cases. He also advised and trained ICE officers on all forms of non-court removal methods, including expedited removal, reinstatement of removal, administrative removal and others.

Jonathan Eric Garde, Las Vegas, NV
Jon Eric Garde graduated from University of Buffalo Law School in 1992 to direct Lutheran Social Ministry Immigration Project in Las Vegas before commencing private practice in 1995. His work with Central American refugees during the 1980s preceded travel to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Nicaragua before and during law school. Mr. Garde is a member of the Nevada State Bar and formerly the New York State Bar. His practice spans all areas of immigration and nationality law. Mr. Garde has published and has presented locally and nationally on several topics, litigates frequently, and is admitted to the Nevada Federal District Court and the 4th, 6th, 9th Circuits, and has been admitted to the 11th Circuit.

Sheila T. Starkey Hahn, AILA Pro Bono Committee Chair, Memphis, TN
Sheila Starkey Hahn received her J.D. from the University of Minnesota Law School. She has a solo practice in Memphis, TN engaging in removal defense and representation of companies and individuals in employment-based and family-based immigration matters. Ms. Starkey Hahn is the chair of the AILA National Pro Bono Committee and has long been active in the association. She lectures extensively and is the author of numerous articles on immigration law. Ms. Starkey Hahn has provided pro bono legal representation to detained Central American women and children at Artesia, Dilley and Karnes. She was selected by her peers for inclusion in the 23rd edition of Best Lawyers in America in the practice area of immigration law.

The speaker's/author’s views do not necessarily represent the views of AILA, nor do they constitute legal advice or representation. Practice tips provided are based on the speaker's/author’s experiences and the current state of the law. Please be sure to conduct legal research and analysis for your unique situation as the law changes quickly and experiences may differ from your own.
AILA Member/International Associates $129
AILA Members’ Paralegals $129
AILA Nonprofit Members $129
AILA Law Student Members $129
Nonmember Attorneys $199
Other Nonmembers $199
Nonprofit Nonmembers $199
Nonmember Law Students $199
You can register for this event quickly and securely online by adding this item to your cart and paying by credit card. 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 Non-Court Removal Orders: Expedited, Stipulated, Reinstated, Oh My! audio seminar takes place Tuesday, February 27, 2018, at the times noted below:

  • 2:00 pm-3:30 pm eastern time
  • 1:00 pm-2:30 pm central time
  • 12:00 pm-1:30 pm mountain time
  • 11:00 am-12:30 pm pacific time
The registration deadline for this seminar is 11:59 pm ET on February 26, 2018.

Tuition Assistance

Full and partial tuition assistance will be offered to participants based on need and availability for all audio and web seminars. Please complete the tuition assistance application for consideration.
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.
Please note that your jurisdiction may limit the amount of distance learning credit you can earn. To view details on your jurisdiction's credit restrictions and CLE requirements, please visit the CLE Center.
AILA has filed for CLE and specialized credit in all jurisdictions with mandatory CLE requirements. For details about specific approvals, please contact us at

  • AILA applies for accreditation upon attorneys request after participation for the following states: AR, DE, IA, ID, KY, LA, ME, MN, MS, NH, OR, RI, and WY. Programs are typically approved.
  • Florida - Attorneys must apply on their own for approval of live audio/web seminars in FL. Programs are typically approved.

To receive CLE credit, attorneys must record seminar attendance and the CLE code provided within one week of the seminar date via webCLE.
Reporting Deadline: CLE credits must be reported within one week of the seminar date on AILA’s webCLE site. Credits not reported on webCLE by the deadline will be subject to an administrative fee.

Terms and Conditions of Use:

Please read the following terms and conditions carefully before using this website. If you do not wish to be bound by these terms and conditions, please do not access or use this site.

AILA presents the information on webCLE as a CLE service to its attorney members and non-member attorneys with valid product proof(s) of purchase. Only attorneys with valid product proof(s) of purchase may access webCLE. Any suspicious or unauthorized activity (including but not limited to: the creation of multiple accounts, download, and distribution of copyrighted material or software from AILA's website, or from other referenced websites) is strictly prohibited. The compilation of all content on this website is the exclusive property of AILA and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.

Timeliness of CLE reporting is solely the attorneys' responsibility. AILA makes no guarantees regarding a jurisdiction's final CLE approval(s) or the amount of time it may take a jurisdiction to grant approval(s). As a result, attorneys who are using AILA's CLE products to fulfill an urgent compliance deadline should prepare adequately beforehand, which includes allowing sufficient processing time and checking with their jurisdiction to ensure timely filing before relying on a product to fulfill their CLE obligation. AILA will attempt to provide attorneys with CLE assistance related to AILA products whenever possible. However, AILA makes no warranties (expressed or implied) regarding the timeliness of state bars' CLE approvals, information received from the state bars pertaining to CLE approval, or timeliness of attorneys' CLE reporting as these factors are beyond AILA's control. Thus, AILA assumes no responsibility or subsequent liability over delays or adverse actions that may result in untimely CLE reporting.

If you have any questions about these terms and conditions or webCLE, please contact:

No refunds will be given after the seminar has started.

Order Recordings of this Conference: