New Member Division

New Member Division (“NMD”)
Networking Chair
Susan Kenney-Pfalzer
2870 Jermantown Rd.
Oakton , VA 22124

Networking Members
Heather Mirium Benno
Catholic Charities of Baltimore
430 S. Broadway
Esperanza Center
Baltimore , MD 21231
443-825-3446
(202) 747-7747
Networking Members
Christopher Generous
Sumner Immigration Law PLLC
7229 Forest Avenue
Suite 103
Richmond , VA 23226

Networking Members
Laura Jacobson
L&L Immigration Law PLLC
2121 Eisenhower Avenue
Suite 200
Alexandria , VA 22314
(571) 429-3413
Networking Members
Carlin Moore
Tomes Salter Nichols & Gomez
17 W Jefferson Street
Suite 105
Rockville , MD 20850
4437412022
Networking Members
Michael Plummer
Plummer Legal LLC
16701 Melford Blvd.
Suite 441
Bowie , MD 20715

Networking Members
Jessica Wright
3012 Monument Avenue
Unit 8
Richmond , VA 23221

Law Student/Interns/Recruitment Co-Chairs
Lieselot Whitbeck
Erickson Immigration Group
2101 Wilson Blvd

203-382-3387
Law Student/Interns/Recruitment Co-Chairs

S. Alexander Miller
Law Offices of S. Alexander Miller
933 N. Kenmore St.
Suite 321
Arlington , VA 22201
(202) 810-3005
(202) 888-3090

Virtual Brownbag Downloads

Monday 4/28/2014: Special Immigration Juvenile Status (SIJS) Process and Proceedure in Virginia and Maryland

Power Point

Webinar Recording

Friday, 4/4/ 2014: Morgan Weibel and Lindsay Harris: Asylum: Gender and social groups

Power Point Presentation

Wednesday 3/25/2014: Litigation Cases Under the Administrative Proceedure Act (APA) by Brian C. Schmitt

Power Point

Friday 3/14/2014:  Dree K. Collopy and Kimberley Schaefer:  A year in review of the I-601A: Provisional Waivers - Best practices and recent trends: “Reason to believe” denials and tips on how to get a reconsideration without filing for one.

Power Point

Webinar Recording

Monday 2/24/2014: AILA Litigation Roundtable Registration

AILA Practice Pointer on Challenging Asylum Officer's Notes July 2013

District Judge Order July 11, 2013

Settlement Agreement Martins v. USCIS November 19, 2013

DC Catholic Charities FOIA Materials

Martins v. USCIS Complaint 2013

Webinar Recording

Friday 2/7 /2014: Eileen Earnhardt and Sylvia Rolinski (tentative) - Family Immigration - children (visas, removal proceedings and citizenship)

Webinar Recording

Friday 1/10/ 2014: Joe Cerroni and Satnam Singh – Post Conviction Relief: Bonds (?), Habeas and Coram Nobis petitions.

Presentation Slides

Friday 12/6 /2013:  Kevin Andrews and Pam Genise - “Getting to EB-2 Without an Advanced Degree.” Obtaining EB-2 exceptional ability I-140 approvals for people without advanced degrees and how to deal with RFEs and help your clients with only bachelor’s degree possessing some special skills or ability to gain access to a faster queue.

Webinar Recording

Friday, 11/15 /2013: – Alternatives to oversubscribed H1B: E-2 Investment Visas, and the O visa: Requirements and Limitations
Speakers:
Mark Urbanski and Kanya Sanders
Download Presentation

Webinar Recording

Monday, 10/21/2013: AILA DC Litigation Roundtable - "The Board of Immigration Appeals: composition, jurisdiction, standard of review, appeals procedures, briefs and oral arguments."
Speaker: Ben Winograd, Immigration & Refugee Appellate Center

Presentation Slides

Webinar Recording

Friday, 10/11 /2013: Rajiv S. Khanna – The G-Man Cometh : Defending employers in non-routine audits and investigations

Presentation Slides

9/13/2013: Jim Roberts and Debi Sanders: Asylum : Overview on gang, gender, and religious asylum; and local issues at the Asylum Office.

Presentation Slides

Webinar Recording

 8/23/2013 - Jonathan Moore -  Responding to PERM denials: Options and Strategies

Presentation Slides

Webinar Recording

5/16/2012 Practice Management

 40 Management Tips and Ideas to Be a Happier and More Productive New Lawyer

4/26/2012  CBP Webinar

Powerpoint  - NMD April 2013 Webinar: Customs and Border Protection Practice Tips

CBP Practice Tips

NMD April Webinar Expanded Q&A

SAVE THE DATE: AILA DC CHAPTER NEW MEMBER DIVISION WEBINARS 2013-2014

Friday, 5/2/2014:  Judge Lory Rosenberg: Appeals, case analysis and strategy development

Power Point Presentation