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  • June 2, 2020
    Join the National Immigrant Justice Center for our 21st Annual (and first-ever virtual) Human Rights Awards! The event will feature a keynote by NPR journalist and critically acclaimed author, Aarti Shahani, and special appearances by Dolores Huerta, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Albany Park Theater Project, Julissa Arce, Monica McWilliams, former NIJC clients, and more! We will present the Human Rights Corporate Award to Ankura and the Human Rights Practitioner Award to Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP.  RSVP now to join us for this great celebration!
  • Please note: This registration page is for DACA renewal applicants interested in attending the clinic.  
  • June 23, 2020
    This is the first part of a two part virtual asylum training for pro bono attorney by experts at the National Immigrant Justice Center (NIJC). During this training, presenters will provide participants with an intensive introduction to asylum law. This training is open to all attorneys who are interested in representing an NIJC pro bono matter and will include a focus on representing LGBT identifying asylum seekers. CLE is available for attorneys licensed in IL.
  • June 25, 2020
    Join us for Part II of NIJC's Pro Bono Asylum Training. During this training asylum experts provide details on how to present and prepare an asylum case and will include a focus on representing LGBT identifying asylum seekers. We will discuss current laws, policies and strategies to work with clients to present a strong case before the asylum office and court. This training is open to all attorneys who are interested in representing an NIJC pro bono matter and we ask that pro bono attorneys participate in both Part I and II. CLE is available for attorneys licensed in IL.