Immigrant ARC March Training: Litigating Appeals to the Board of Immigration Appeals

Free Event

This training will prepare attorneys to litigate appeals to the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA), by addressing the following topics:

  • Different types of BIA appeals

  • Assessing Immigration Judge decisions and factors to consider in determining whether to appeal to the BIA

  • The nuts and bolts of filing an appeal, from the notice of appeal to successful briefing, as well as an orientation to the BIA Practice Manual and key deadlines

  • Standards of review in BIA appeals

  • Overview of frequently raised issues on appeal, from fear-based claims to removability to discretion

  • Recent changes at the BIA

1.5 CLE Credits

The Bronx Defenders
360 E. 161st St., Bronx, NY 10451

March 16, 2020, 10:00am — 12:00pm