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2020 AILA Virtual Immigration Court Conference

August 20, 2020
Virtual Conference

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Presented 8/20/20
CLE Eligible Yes
Length 1 Day
Format Virtual Conference
Are you an attorney new to removal defense and unsure of how to begin? Then let our faculty of experts help you get started and become a fearless lawyer by walking you, step-by-step, through the life of a case. They will provide you with the tools and resources you’ll need to successfully navigate client selection, case preparation, and in-court advocacy in all hearings—master, individual, and custody redetermination (bond). You will leave this practical, interactive conference equipped with the essential techniques—presented through both substantive discussions and mock trials—necessary to help you litigate assertively and provide excellent representation for your clients in court. View the complete conference program.

All registrants will receive the conference recording. All times listed are Eastern Time.

The need for fearless legal counsel in removal proceedings has never been greater. This program is presented as part of AILA’s Fearless Lawyering series, which empowers the removal defense bar with the latest tactics, tools, and strategies.

  Early Bird

(Through 8/6/20)
Deadline Rate

(After 8/6/20)
AILA Members $345 $395
AILA Members' Paralegal* $345 $395
AILA Law Student Members $145 $195
AILA Nonprofit Members $195 $245
Nonmember Attorneys $545 $595
Nonmember Law Students $245 $295
Government $365 $415
Nonprofit Attorneys $365 $415
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*Please note:
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Please note: All registrations are subject to approval. Attendance at AILA conferences and seminars is solely restricted to AILA members and their employees, government employees, and nonmember attorneys. Non-attorney attendance is limited to the employees of AILA members in good standing, to HR professionals who have an AILA member reference, employees of accredited educational institutions providing support to international student and scholar services at their employing institutions, and accredited representatives under 8 CFR §292.2. AILA will reject conference registrations from persons who provide representation without authorization in violation of 8 CFR §292.1, such as for-profit "immigration consultants" and "notarios."

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AILA will file for CLE credits in appropriate jurisdictions. Eligible participants can receive up to 8.0 total credits in 50-minute jurisdictions (including up to 1 ethics credit) and up to 7.0 total in 60-minute jurisdictions (including up to 1 ethics credit). To receive CLE credit, attorneys must record sessions attended and CLE codes provided at each session via webCLE. Live attendance must be recorded August 27, 2020. This deadline does not apply to the download format.

Please Note: CLE credits not reported on webCLE by the published deadline will be subject to an administrative late fee to cover incurred costs.
Cancellations received by August 6, 2020, entitle registrants to a full refund (less $50 processing fee). Cancellation requests will not be accepted after August 6, 2020, but the conference materials will be made available to all registrants in their AILA Agora Digital Libraries. Exceptions to the cancellation deadline will be made for emergencies and valid medical issues submitted with supporting documentation. All cancellations must be in writing or email to

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