“But I Am Not a Litigator!” How to Represent Clients in Federal Court - Recording (.MP3)

“But I Am Not a Litigator!” How to Represent Clients in Federal Court - Recording (.MP3)

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Recorded 9/24/2019
02:00 PM (ET)
CLE Eligible Yes
Length 90 min.
Format MP3
SKU AS2019-09-24-DL

With ever-increasing delays and abuse of discretion denials, federal litigation may be the best option in order to force timely and correct adjudication of cases. But what if you have no experience in litigation and are concerned that clients cannot afford it? Our panel of experts will walk you through how to file and litigate your first case in federal court successfully, sharing tips and templates from the trenches.

Featured Topics

  • The Nuts and Bolts of Federal Court Litigation: What You Should Know Before You File a Claim
  • Delays, Denials, and Abuse of Discretion: An Overview of the Types of Claims Immigration Practitioners Should Consider Bringing in Federal Court
  • How to Get Admitted to Practice in Federal District Court
  • Tips from The Trenches: What Expert Litigators Wish They Knew When They Took on Their First Federal District Court Case
  • Sample Pleadings, How to Make Federal Litigation Cost-Effective for Clients and Efficient for Attorneys

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  • Thomas K. Ragland, AILA Administrative Litigation Task Force Vice Chair, Washington, DC
  • Mary E. Kramer, AILA Author, Immigration Consequences of Criminal Activity, 8th Ed., Miami, FL
  • *Tamara L. Jezic, Woodbridge, VA

*Invited, not yet confirmed

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.