Trainings

    “Litigating in Dark Times: Reopening In Absentia Removal Orders and Protecting Your Clients’ Rights via Motions to Suppress, Terminate, and Exclude Evidence, ABA/KIND National Conference on Representation and Advocacy for Unaccompanied Immigrant Children, December 15, 2017, Panelist, Houston, TX

    “Migrant Children, Youth and Parents with Children entering the U. S.; their Incarceration, Community Alternatives to Incarceration and Options for Legal Services and Trauma Informed Care,” ABA/KIND National Conference on Representation and Advocacy for Unaccompanied Immigrant Children, December 15, 2017, Panelist, Houston, TX

    “Removal Defense in the Detention Setting: Best Practices Under the New Policy of No,” AILA California Chapters Conference, November 10, 2017, Panelist, Hollywood, CA

    “Immigration Law:  What Now?” College of Law, the Undergraduate Success Center and the Office of Diversity at John F. Kennedy University and the Immigration Section of the Contra Costa County Bar Association, February 25, 2017, Panelist, Pleasant Hill, CA

    “Preparing for a New Phase in Immigration Enforcement- Parts I & II,” The Bar Association of San Francisco,” February 16, 2017, Panelist, San Francisco, CA/Live Webcast

    “Procedural Protections: Termination and Suppression for Child Clients,” Children’s Immigration Law Academy (CILA) “Litigation and Advocacy for UC in the Next Four Years,” January 27, 2017, Speaker, Houston, TX

    “Know Your Rights Workshop,” East Bay College Fund, December 26, 2016, Speaker, Oakland, CA

    “California State Law Immigration Updates,” AILA California Chapters Conference, November 11, 2016, Discussion Leader, San Francisco, CA

    “Representing Children in Removal: Procedural Protections,” Immigration Advocates Network (IAN), October 31, 2016, Co-presenter, Webinar

    “Detention and Bond Issues,” Federal Bar Association “Immigration law Conference,” May 12, 2016, Panelist, New Orleans, LA

    “Termination and Suppression Strategies for Child Clients: Theory and Practice,” The Vera Institute for Justice, June 24, 2015, Co-presenter, Webinar

    “Termination and Suppression Strategies for Children in Removal Proceedings,” Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC), May 5, 2015, Co-presenter, Webinar

    “Lessons Learned in the Trenches at Artesia: Representing Detained Families,” American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) Northern California, January 13, 2015, Panelist, San Francisco, CA

    “Nuts and Bolts of Preparing an Asylum Case for an Unaccompanied Child and Working with Experts” & “Motions to Suppress and Other Pre-Plea Challenges to Removability,” Practising Law Institute (PLI) “Representing Unaccompanied Children in California – Best Practice & Key Avenues for Relief from Deportation: Special Immigrant Juvenile Status and Asylum,” December 4, 2014, Panelist, San Francisco, CA/Live Webcast

    As well as guest lectures at Berkeley Law and UC Davis Law School and for  Educators for Fair Consideration and Center for Youth Development through Law.