Immigrant Children and Youth: Special Immigrant Juvenile Classification with a 360-view of the Roles of State Courts, Immigration Courts, & USCIS
September 6, 2023
1:00 PM EDT / 12:00 PM CDT / 11:00 AM MDT / 10:00 AM PDT
A LIVE Webinar ONLY (this event will NOT be recorded)
Sponsored by the National Council of Juvenile & Family Court Judges, the National Association of Women Judges (NAWJ) Immigration Committee, NAWJ Juvenile Justice & Child Welfare Committee, and the ABA Judicial Division, this program will help judges understand the different roles of state courts, immigration courts, and United States Citizenship & Immigration Services Agency in the progression of a case for a child seeking special immigrant juvenile status.
Speakers will discuss their various roles to provide a 360 comprehensive overview of cases involving children seeking special immigrant juvenile status findings including best practices for language in orders.
Understand the various different roles of courts and agencies in the legal process for a child seeking special immigrant juvenile status including: state trial courts, immigration courts, and United States Citizenship & Immigration Services.
Learn the best practices for language to include in court orders for cases involving children seeking special immigrant juvenile status.
Rebecca Curtiss, Esq.
Margot Dankner, Esq.
Hon. Ernestine Gray
Hon. Eliza Klein
Randi Mandelbaum, JD, LLM
Hon. Tiffany Palmer