Keeping Families Together: Paths to Relief (EYL210126)

January 26, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM (Eastern Standard Time)


Presented by the Young Lawyers Section

About the Program

Learn how the past four years have impacted the fight for relief, whether as a new practitioner or a pro bono representative. Join panelists Valeria Gomez, Patricia Marealle, and Tess Reagan for an engaging conversation focused on maintaining family unity.


You Will Learn

  • The processes and complexities surrounding common applications including asylum (related to unaccompanied minor claims), special juvenile status, as well as VAWA, U-visas, and T-visas

Who Should Attend

New immigration practitioners and pro bono attorneys will benefit from this seminar.


(Includes electronic materials)
Member $50 
Non-Member $100
Student Member $15


Valeria Gomez Valeria Gomez
UConn School of Law, Hartford

Patricia Marealla Patricia Marealle
Center for Children’s Advocacy, Hartford

Tess Reagan Tess Reagan
Greater Hartford Legal Aid, Hartford


Isis Irizarry Isis M. Irizarry
IMI Law, Hartford

CLE Credit

CT: 2.0 CLE Credits (General)
NY: 2.0 CLE Credits (AOP)

The Connecticut Bar Association/CT Bar Institute is an accredited provider of New York State CLE. This program may qualify for transitional and/or non-transitional CLE credits. Attorneys seeking NY CLE credit who have been admitted to the New York State Bar for two years or less must attend the live seminar for skills or ethics credit, or a fully interactive videoconference. Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias CLE credits are only available as non-transitional credits. For further information about transitional and non-transitional courses, please see the page on CLE: Financial hardship information is available upon request.

*Electronic materials are included in the price of the seminar. Any materials for this seminar will be e-mailed to registrants prior to the seminar for download. If the seminar is recorded, all member registrants will receive complimentary access to the recording approximately six weeks after the program. Please note that refunds will not be granted once course materials have been sent. Cancellations made less than 2 business days prior to event are non-refundable.


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