CLE Programs

CLE | Providing Legal Representation to Asylum Seekers - Part 1

Friday, May 3, 2019 | 9:30 AM - 11:15 AM
George H. Lowe Center for Justice | 221 South Warren Street, Syracuse
MCLE: 2.0 Professional Practice

Brush up on the nuts & bolts of Asylum and Immigration Law so you can help your clients who wish to legally enter into and live within the United States. This CLE provides a comprehensive overview of Asylum Law and the requisite procedures you'll need to know.

Learn more and register HERE.


CLE | Providing Legal Representation to Asylum Seekers - Part 2

Friday, May 3, 2019 | 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
George H. Lowe Center for Justice | 221 South Warren Street, Syracuse
MCLE: 2.5 (1.0 Skills, 1.5 Professional Practice)

Part two of this seminar is offered via video conference and discusses legislation and policy updates concerning such topics as:

  • Gender-based asylum
  • Avenues for asylum for Central Americans fleeing gang violence
  • Hot topics: Matter of A-B; Grace v. Whittaker; current litigation and trends

Learn more and register HERE.


CLE | Employment Law 101

Thursday, May 9, 2019 | 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
CNY Philanthropy Center | 431 East Fayette Street, Syracuse
MCLE: 1.0 (0.5 Skills, 0.5 Ethics)

Topics Covered:

  • Employment Law Issue Spotting.
  • Talk-to-a-Lawyer Clinic Protocols

This CLE provides you the information needed to VOLUNTEER at more than a dozen Talk-to-a-Lawyer clinics offered throughout the Syracuse area. In any given month there are more than 40 opportunities to offer pro bono assistance to our neighbors in need. Help them help themselves.

Free to those who commit to volunteering at Talk-to-a-Lawyer clinics.

Learn more and register HERE.