Legal Remedies for Trafficking Survivors Attorneys | 9/28 and 9/29 2-day training
Thursday, September 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
This two-day training on September 28 and 29 for pro bono attorneys and legal providers is an in-depth overview of the legal issues faced by trafficking survivors. Topics include:
• Overview of Legal Definition
• of Trafficking
• Intake Best Practices
• Ethical Issues
• Public Benefits
• Victim Witness Advocacy
• Criminal Re-Entry/Vacatur
• Immigration Remedies
• Intro to Civil Remedies
• Best Practices Working with
• Multi-Disciplinary Teams
Attendance both days is required for CLE credit. No partial credit given.
NJ CLE Information: This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 14.6 hours of total CLE credit. Of these, 4.0 qualify as hours of credit for ethics/professionalism.
Contact us for information about CLE in other jurisdictions.
FREE training for attorneys and legal service providers who DO NOT WANT CLE CREDIT with promo code NOCLE405. Paralegals, BIA Accredited Representatives, and law students must be accompanied by supervising attorneys to register for the training.
$250 for CLE credit
FREE for attorneys who agree to take ONE FULL REPRESENTATION CASE through Volunteer Lawyers for Justice OVER THE NEXT YEAR with promo code PROBONO405
$150 for CLE credit for government and public interest lawyers with promo code PUBLIC405
This training is provided by the Coalition to Abolish Slavery and Trafficking (CAST) and co-sponsored by Rutgers Institute for Professional Education, Volunteer Lawyers for Justice, and Rutgers Center for Gender, Sexuality, Law and Policy
This training program is supported by Grant No.2015-VT-BX-K029 awarded to the Coalition to Abolish Slavery (CAST) by the Office for Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions and recommendations expressed in the presentation and training materials are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the U.S. Department of Justice.
VLJ’s mission is to improve the lives of economically-disadvantaged people in New Jersey by empowering them with tools, advice and pro bono representation with the goal of securing fair and equal treatment within the legal system.
Carolyn Kim and Erika Gonzalez
Training and Technical Assistance Senior Attorneys
The Coalition to Abolish Slavery & Trafficking (CAST)
Los Angeles, California 90036
Rutgers Law School
Center for Law and Justice
123 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102
CLE: NJ: 14.6 (incl. 4.0 ethics) | NY: 14.5 (incl. 4.0 ethics) | PA: 12.0 (incl. 3.0 ethics)