Join us for an upcoming program - Pro Bono

Unaccompanied Immigrant Children —
Effective Representation 2014

Brenna K. DeVaney - Pro Bono Counsel, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Wendy T. Wylegala - Supervising Attorney for Pro Bono Programs, Kids in Need
of Defense (KIND)

The unprecedented number of unaccompanied immigrant children coming to the United States in recent years has created a great demand for competent pro bono attorneys to represent these children in Immigration Court. Attend PLI's Unaccompanied Immigrant Children — Effective Representation 2014 and learn important skills and information to provide the highest quality legal representation to children in need. Attorneys interested in taking on pro bono cases are strongly encouraged to attend.

New York City and Live Webcast - November 25, 2014
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Key Topics Will Include
  • Children in Removal Proceedings — Legal Frameworks
  • Children's Asylum Claims
  • Special Immigrant Juvenile Status
  • Best Practices in Representing Children
  • Immigration Court Practice

Credit Information: CLE and CPD Credit
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Pro Bono Privileged Membership
PLI's Pro Bono Privileged Membership provides participating non-profit organizations with an all-access pass to attend any PLI seminar without a fee and without having to submit a scholarship application.

The membership is an easy and convenient way for your organization to stay up-to-date on important legal issues. For more information or to apply, please contact
Pro Bono Membership Services.

There is basic to advanced programming in all of the pro bono topics that you need, available at your convenience from your computer, tablet or smartphone. Visit our
On-Demand Learning page and take advantage of these training tools!

A few related offerings include:

Click the links above for program descriptions and registration information!

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To Learn More About PLI Pro Bono Activities and Scholarships, Visit Our Website at:

Want to attend the program with your colleagues and volunteers but can't make it in person? Schedule a PLI Groupcast to allow group viewing via live or On-Demand Webcast in your office! Contact the Groupcasts Department via email at for more details.

Priority Code: RHB4-8AEM1

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