Immigration Law, Criminal Law, Labor and Employment

Immigration Law Forum 2023


This year's Immigration Law Forum (held in-person in Nashville) will cover timely topics affecting immigration attorneys. Sessions will include the Southeastern Provision plant raid, family law immigration updates, the intersection of criminal and immigration law, and how foreign direct investment affects worker visas. We'll finish the day with a practical session on statute analysis.


9am-10am CT: Bean Station Raid of 2018 - Michelle Lapointe, Jazmin Ramirez, William Gill

10:15am-11:15am: Family Immigration Law Trends, Timing, and Packets - Terry Olsen

11:30am-12:30pm: “I just pleaded guilty and later I found out that I might not be able to get a green card because of my conviction—can I take it back now?” - Steven Simerlein

1:15pm-2:15pm: Employment and Investment-Based Immigration Options: How Foreign Direct Investment Leads to Nonimmigrant Worker Visas & Permanent Residence - Kanzi Takayama, Waddell Wright, Terry Olsen

2:30pm-3:30pm: Making Sense of the Categorical and Modified Categorical Approaches: A Practical Workshop - Andrew Rankin

SAVE MONEY: Use the prepaid CLE credits that come with your TBA Complete Membership. Not a TBA member? Join now to start saving.

Not an Immigration Law section member? Join the section to receive additional savings.


Course Pricing
  • Member: 255.00
  • Non-Member: 430.00 (Includes TBA Complete Membership)
  • Section: 225.00
If you are not a TBA Member, you can join now to receive CLE discount prices and three prepaid credits.

TBA members who are judges, lawmakers and law students can take TBA CLE onsite courses at no charge for the programming. There may be a separate charge if meals, special materials or other premium features are involved.