REMOTE ONLY | Challenging Times, Challenging Practice - Representing Clients in Immigration and Federal Court

Event Description

Due to the current situation, this program is REMOTE-ONLY participation. There will be NO in-person attendance.  For the bar association statement on COVID-19 click here.  Thank you.

This program will address the challenges for attorneys practicing law in immigration and federal court. Discussion points to include:

  • Bond hearings
  • Motion for bond redetermination
  • Motion to reopen vs. motion to reconsider
  • Motion for administrative closure vs. motion to terminate
  • Advice from Retired Judge Kristin Olmanson what to do/not to do before the Court
  • Federal litigation when agency actions violate the Administrative Procedure Act
  • Habeas cases when ICE attempts to execute old removal orders to Laos, etc.
  • Current TPS issues


Retired Judge Kristin Olmanson | Fort Snelling Immigration Court

David Wilson | Wilson Law Group

Marc Prokosch | Prokosch Law LLC

Moderator: Alyssa Nguyen  | Nguyen Firm, LLC

CLE Credits:

1.5 Standard CLE credits approved | Event Code: 295871


Immigration Section Members: $10
Non-Section Members: $15
Non-MSBA Members: $25
Law Students: Free

Remote Participation: 

Remote participation is available. Please indicate this option when registering. Instructions will be emailed to you the week day prior to the CLE.

Registration deadline: April 15, 2020

Want more information about the Immigration Law Section? 
To register with a check, please mail in this registration form.
Need to cancel? Please see our cancellation policy.
Questions? Contact Kayla Erbach  | 612-278-6325

The MSBA is committed to creating an inclusive environment in which all members can participate fully. If you need reasonable accommodations to participate in this event, please notify Kayla Erbach . Please provide notification at least 72 hours prior to the meeting to allow sufficient time to make arrangements for accommodations.

Register for this Event


Friday, April 17, 2020

12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Apex Training Room / City Center Minneapolis, MN United States