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  • February 23, 2017
    Alderman Margaret Laurino of the 39th Ward hosts this Know Your Rights event. Legal staff from NIJC will explain what are your rights, discuss safety-planning and answer immigration-related questions from community members.    
  • February 28, 2017
    Legal staff from NIJC will explain what are your rights, discuss safety-planning and answer immigration-related questions from community members.
  • March 2, 2017
    On March 2, 2017, from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m., will host a training for pro bono attorneys interested in representing asylum seekers – including immigrant children and detained immigrants – before the asylum office and the immigration court.  Illinois CLE credit will be available, but space is limited!  Please contact Carolina Van Moorsel at cramazzinavanmoorsel@heartlandalliance.org to RSVP or with any questions. *Please note that due to space limitations, NIJC gives priority to attendees who currently have a case with us or who will be able to take on a case within three months of the training. In addition to the live session, NIJC will host a live webinar at the time of the training. Anyone can register for this free of charge webinar.  To register, please use this link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2150158040823557122. Please note that CLE credit is not available for webinar attendees.
  • Legal staff from NIJC will explain what are your rights, discuss safety-planning and answer immigration-related questions from community members.
  • March 17, 2017
    Join NIJC's LGBT team's managing and supervising attorneys, Keren Zwick and Aneesha Gandhi, for a presentation on LGBT 101. Please register for the webinar using this link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3050639369949450241
  • The Rowe Elementary School English Language Learners Parent Advocacy Group hosts this event. Legal staff from NIJC will explain what are your rights, discuss safety-planning and answer immigration-related questions from community members. Childcare is provided.     
  • Alderman Joe Moore of the 49th Ward hosts this Know Your Rights event. Partnering organizations include ICIRR, Iraqi Association and the Human Relations Commission City of Chicago. Legal staff from NIJC will explain what are your rights, discuss safety-planning and answer immigration-related questions from community members. Childcare will be provided. 
  • April 14, 2017
    Join NIJC's Detention Project's Supervising Attorney and Coordinator, Hena Mansori and Andrea Ochoa, to discuss best practices when working with detained immigrants. Please register for the webinar using this link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/869158822418690305
  • May 12, 2017
    NIJC's supervising attorney, Aneesha Gandhi, and Marjorie Kovler Center's post-doctoral fellow, Jessica Spigner, will discuss best practices when working with immigrants with mental health issues. Please use this link to register for the webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4308750052496543235
  • June 9, 2017
    NIJC's senior legal supervisor, Trisha Teofilo Olave, and supervising attorney, Diana Tafur, will present on best practices when working with survivors of domestic and gender violence to build their legal cases. Please register for the webinar using this link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8516792158205420289