Litigation, Family Law, Immigration Law, Federal Law

Immigration Law Fall Forum 2020


In the TBA Immigration Law Section’s annual fall forum, our speakers will be covering a number of timely topics including numerous asylum changes and proposed asylum changes; review of recent Supreme Court decisions involving immigration issues; work of the Gang of 35 at EOIR and BIA’s recent decision barring amicus filings; and representation of clients during COVID-19.

Topics and speakers to include:

Third-Country Transit Ban for Asylum
Andrew J. Rankin, Memphis Immigration Court, AILA Midsouth Chapter
Arléne Amarante, Duncan School of Law

EOIR - Gang of 35/Denial of Amicus
Judge Charles Pazar, University of Memphis
Michelle Mendez, Catholic Immigration Network, Inc.

Supreme Court Review, including DACA
Karla McKanders, Vanderbilt University
Lily Axelrod, Siskind Susser PC
William Gill, Lincoln Memorial University

Representation of Clients During COVID-19
Katja Hedding, Katja Hedding Law
Chay Sengkhounmany, Legal Aid of Middle Tennessee & the Cumberlands


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This program will utilize Zoom Webinar. Attendees will be able to ask questions through the chat feature. The email associated with your TBA account will be the email that receives the link to join the Zoom meeting invitation. Since this is a live, virtual program, the webcast will begin promptly at 9 a.m. CT / 10 a.m. ET on Tuesday, Nov. 17

*Please Note: You must register before 3 p.m. CT on Monday, Nov. 16 to receive the Zoom email invitation. 


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Course Information November 17, 2020
  • Schedule: 9:00 AM - 1:15 PM
Location: Live Virtual Event, TN
  • View on your laptop or mobile device
  • All 2020 CLEs can be taken online
  • Section Discount
Course Credits Dual Credits: 0.00
General Credits: 4.00
Total Credits: 4

This program will be filed for Tennessee CLE credit. Please contact TBA for Georgia, Mississippi and Alabama credit.

Course Agenda

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