CO Bar OffersA Day Of Immigration Law

Sunday, March 1, 2009 - 01:00

The Colorado Bar Association has scheduled a day of immigration law for Wednesday, April 1, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:05 p.m. at the CLECI Large Classroom, 1900 Grant Street in Denver.

Mekela Goehring, the program chair and moderator, is the executive director of the Rocky Mountain Immigrant Advocacy Network (RMIAN), a group that provides legal services to the most vulnerable immigrant populations in Colorado - men and women in immigration detention in Aurora, CO and abandoned or abused children throughout the state. RMIAN also refers both detention and children's cases to its network of pro bono attorneys.

The agenda includes an overview of immigration proceedings by Jeff Joseph, senior partner, Joseph Law Firm, P.C.; employment-based visas, by Emily J. Curray, Stern Elkind Curray & Alterman, LLP; and Options for Immigrant Survivors by Patricia Medige, senior attorney, Colorado Legal Services and Kristin Petri, managing attorney, children's program, Rocky Mountain Immigrant Advocacy Network.

For more information about available credits and fees, see CLE Events at The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at www.metrocorpcounsel.com.

To make a reservation, call (303) 860-0608 or go to www.cobar.org.