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April 29, 2022

ABA International Law Section focuses on immigration in special event in NYC

WASHINGTON, April 29, 2022 — The American Bar Association International Law Section will host a program on immigration law that will be livestreamed on Monday, May 2 in New York in conjunction with Law Day 2022. Speakers include a federal immigration judge and a high-ranking official at the refugee agency at the United Nations.

International Law 2022 Law Day Program

Sponsored by the ABA International Law Section (ILS)

Monday, May 2, 10-11:30 a.m. EDT

Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP
1400 Broadway
New York, NY 10018

Livestreamed here via Facebook

During the 90-minute livestreamed program, Richard Towle, deputy director at the UNHCR, the United Nations’ refugee agency, will speak along with Mimi E. Tsankov, a federal immigration judge and the president of the National Association of Immigration Judges. They will be joined by David Satnarine, special counsel for immigrant affairs at the Kings County (Brooklyn) District Attorney’s Office.

Throughout the country, law groups are holding similar programs in conjunction with Law Day, annually commemorated on May 1 to spotlight the role of law in society.

For more information on the New York event, please contact Bill Choyke at [email protected].

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