When:
Thursday, September 28th, 2017
12:00 to 12:30 - Registration and Clementine catered lunch.
12:30 to 1:30 - Panel 

Location:
Greenberg Traurig, 1840 Century Park E #1900, Los Angeles, CA 90067

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Price:
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Non-Members $35

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Should I Stay or Should I Go?

Immigration in the Trump Era


Thursday, September 28th, 2017

Panel:

Annaluisa Padilla is an immigration lawyer and President of the American Immigration Lawyers Association. As a solo practitioner, she has represented individuals in removal proceedings, and before the federal court and USCIS; she also represents small businesses and corporations in employment-based petitions. Her practice is focused on humanitarian relief including asylum, the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), and representing unaccompanied minors.

Veronica Barba is a partner at Lucas & Barba, LLP in Los Angeles, where she represents clients with a wide range of removal defenses in detained and non-detained settings. She is the former Director of the ABA Immigration Justice Project (IJP) in San Diego. Ms. Barba was with the IJP since its inception in 2008, first serving as the Legal Orientation Program Attorney. She previously worked for the Center for Human Rights and Constitutional Law in Los Angeles, California. She has been a speaker at various conferences and trainings for the American Immigration Lawyers Association, the Vera Institute of Justice, and the Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office.


Frances Hayden is of Counsel at D’Alessio Law Group. Ms. Hayden's focus is consular processing of non-immigrant visas at U.S. embassies and consulates worldwide, with a special emphasis on third-country national visa processing. She served as a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association's Liaison Committee with the U.S. State Department’s Visa Office in Washington D.C., a committee that is dedicated to maintaining open communication with the government to promote the fair interpretation of all U.S. immigration laws at U.S. consular offices worldwide.


Program Host:

Liz Profumo is a partner at D'Alessio Law Firm. Ms. Profumo is licensed to practice immigration law in all fifty states and has been practicing immigration law exclusively since 2007. Her practice is focused on immigration and nationality law and concentrates on temporary and permanent business and employment related visas for investors, artists, entertainers, musicians, actors, directors, producers and essential technical and creative personnel in the entertainment industry, as well as issues related to family based immigration and issues related to U.S. citizenship.

 

 

One (1) hour of General MCLE

 

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THIS ACTIVITY HAS BEEN APPROVED FOR MINIMUM CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION CREDIT BY THE STATE BAR OF CALIFORNIA IN THE AMOUNT OF FOUR HOURS OF WHICH 1 HOUR WILL APPLY TO GENERAL CREDIT. CENTURY CITY BAR ASSOCIATION CERTIFIES THAT THIS ACTIVITY CONFORM TO THE STANDARDS FOR APPROVED EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES PRESCRIBED BY THE RULES AND REGULATIONS OF THE STATE BAR OF CALIFORNIA GOVERNING MINIMUM CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION