Immigration and Deportation

 

CLE CREDIT: 5 Hours General, 1 Hour Ethics/Professionalism TUITION: $225 (includes Lunch)

8 - 8:30
Check in and on-site registration

8:45
Welcome.
Sonia Gipson Rankin, President, New Mexico Black Lawyers Association

9 - 10
New Mexico-centric Immigration Issues.
Immigration Attorney Rebecca Kitson

10 - 11
National Border Issues – National Security, Immigration and Narcotics.
United States Attorney for the District of New Mexico Attorney Damon Martinez

11 - 11:15
Break, refreshments provided.

11:15 - 12:15
Prosecuting the Federal Immigration Case in New Mexico.
Assistant U.S. Attorney Kimberly Brawley

12:15 - 1:15
Lunch, provided.

1:15 - 2:15
Immigration Law for the Criminal Practitioner.
Dept. of Homeland Security Michael Pleters

2:15 - 2:30
Break, refreshments provided.

2:30 - 3:30
Current Ethical and Professional Issues in Immigration Law.
New Mexico Immigrant Law Center Legal Director Eva Eitzen and Staff Attorney Lauren Garrity

3:30 - 4:30
Panel discussion – Immigration, Criminal Prosecution and Defense.
Supervisory Assistant U.S. Attorney Kimberly Brawley, Chief Federal Public Defender Stephen P. McCue.