Immigration Law (Advanced) | L4298
This course provides theoretical and practical approaches to the representation of non-citizens in removal proceedings. This course is designed for students who have an interest in practicing immigration law with a focus on deportation and removal practice before the Department of Homeland Security, the Executive Office for Immigration Review, and the federal courts. The goal of this course is to give students a theoretical framework for identifying and assessing immigration issues, including immigration consequences of criminal convictions, and for formulating strategies for effective prosecution and representation of non-citizens in removal proceedings. The instructor also teaches the practical tools and procedures, which students may apply to actual case representation.
Prerequisites: Immigration Law or an immigration-related externship
Credit Hours: 3
ULW: This course does not satisfy the Upper Level Writing requirement (ULW)