Basic Immigration Law and Procedure Training

Critical training opportunity for staff and volunteers of non-profit, religious, social service and charitable organizations who want to become accredited representatives and provide immigration legal services to qualified immigrants. Provided by Baptist General Association of Virginia and Poarch Law (Immigration Law), this program provides the initial training necessary for BIA accreditation. Attorneys from Poarch Law (Immigration Law), Calderón Seguin PLC and Legal Aid Justice Center are teaching this course for free using materials prepared by Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC). All proceeds from registration fees go to the BGAV to cover certain costs for the week-long program. The training will occur March 14, 2016 – March 18, 2016, all day at the Virginia Baptist Resource Center 2828 Emerywood Parkway Richmond, VA 23294.

SIJ Presentation

Attorney Christine Poarch will be speaking today, October 21, 2015, on special immigrant juveniles with Nicholas Marritz of Legal Aid Justice Center at the Virginia State Bar Access to Legal Services Committee’s Pro Bono Conference.