NYLS to Host 2019 Immigration and Asylum Conference on International Women’s Day

New York, NY (February 14, 2019) – New York Law School (NYLS) will host the 2019 New York Asylum and Immigration Law Conference on March 8, 2019—International Women’s Day—at its Tribeca campus.

NYLS’s Asylum Clinic and the Federal Bar Association Immigration Law Section have prepared a full day of training panels that range from introductory presentations on asylum law to specialized and advanced sessions, including on ethics, gender violence, mental health, and detention topics. View the agenda.

The conference is open to attorneys of all experience levels, law students, academics, and anyone who is interested in the issues.

Reporters may attend sessions but must RSVP in advance to Elizabeth Thomas at communications@nyls.edu or 212.431.2872.

The Details

  • March 8, 2019, 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • New York Law School, 185 West Broadway, New York, NY 10013
  • Up to 7.5 CLE credits in Diversity, Inclusion & Elimination of Bias; Ethics; Professional Practice; and Skills (NY transitional/non-transitional; Diversity credits are NY non-transitional only).
  • Non-media attendees may register at nyls.edu/asylum2019 until March 6, 2019.