|Production Date:||May 15 2009|
Immigration issues have been gripping the nation as the administration struggles to deal with the large amount of immigrants, both legal and illegal, that exist in the United States. Rahul Manchanda delivers an extremely insightful program on federal immigration deportation and removal defense. He discusses the impact of recent legislation, gives advice on how to handle clients in a deportation case, and explain the issues that arise in New York with the Federal immigration and removal defense. The mix between law and practical advice make this course a must watch for those seeking to learn more about this growing area of the law.
I. Impact of Recent Legislation
II. Deportability versus Inadmissibility versus Excludibility
III. Criminal Convictions
IV. Removal Orders
V. Best Defenses
VI. Representing Refugees or Political Asylees
VII. Vacated Convictions
VIII. Aggravated Felonies and One-Year Rule
Cipriano (Denver, CO)
john (Silver Spring, MD)
Hit the most important points in a very complicated area with great clarity
Fred (BROOKLYN, NY)
Best CLE course I've taken! He's wonderful! really knows the law! best course ever! ever! thank you!!! -f
Lester (WHEATLEY HEIGHTS, NY)
EXCELLENT PRESENTATION AND VERY INFORMATIVE
F Theresa (alameda, CA)
speaker had an engaging personality
Nikita M. (Rochester, NY)
This was a terrific nuts and bolts overview of Immigration Law as it relates to Deportation and Removal Defenses.
Jamey (Golden, CO)
david (colorado springs, CO)
it was awesome
ann (Naples, FL)
Very impressive. He really knows his information!
Roddy (UNION CITY, NJ)
Ida (Richmond, VA)
He was truly effective and a great presenter.
james (Herndon, VA)
Jared (Raleigh, NC)
Laura (Charleston, SC)
It introduced me to an area of the law about which I had no information,
Sheppard (Coconut Grove, FL)
Walter (Alexandria, VA)
very good presentation
Percy (Coral Gables, FL)
Melvin Duane (Wichita, KS)
Excellent. He knows his stuff, obviously.
OTTO (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
Adrienne D. (Jersey City, NJ)
Very very informative.
Cher (Henderson, NV)
The instructed explained so I understood even this is not my field of practice.
Johana (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
Anne (Longmont, CO)
Excellent subject knowledge.
NOEL (New York, NY)
L. Kenneth (Hollywood, FL)
Very good lecture. Good presentation, content very good. He seemed very well informed and is a very good lecturer.
Larry (Chicago, IL)
speaker had the ability to engage the audience
Juan (New York, NY)
I found his discussion of criminal convictions relationship to immigration to be very informative.
Farideh (Chicago, IL)
Ronald (Downers Grove, IL)
Very intersting and informative.
Alan (Alexandria, VA)
I was amazed at the complexity of the immigration process, but Mr. Manchanda made the law understandable and provided very helpful, practical advice on how to handle these types of cases.
Edie (Cape Coral, FL)
Really good speaker. Made it interesting.
Alexandra (Dobbs Ferry, NY)
Great speaker - passionate about the topic.
helena (Burbank, CA)
Appreciate the frank and professional manner in which superb presenter addresses issues arising out of web caused by incompetent counsel
Mohammed (Floral Park, NY)
It was good.
Natalie (Aurora, CO)
I had no idea this topic was so dramatic and interesting. Thanks for using the real life examples. Really makes the topic hit home.
Linda (Walnut Creek, CA)
I really like the way the speaker was direct and unambiguous with the information. It made a lot of information easier to digest.
Michael (Oswego, NY)
Complex but fascinating subject matter.
Joseph (Philadelphia, PA)
Neil (Naples, FL)
i truly enjoyed the lecture.
Suzanne (New York, NY)
Matthew (Stokane, WA)
Very practical and easy to follow, which is an accomplishment in itself in immigration law!
Susan (Springfield, OR)
Lisa (Forest Grove, OR)
Really excellent. Good information for general practitioners and especially for criminal attorneys--both prosecutors and defense attorneys.
Gary (Portland, OR)
Ricardo (Seattle, WA)
Very relevant for me - I could have used this information earlier this month!
Margaret (Santa Ana, CA)
Darrell (Washington, D.C., DC)
Colleen (Keshena, WI)
His eye contact with camera kept me feeling he was engaging me in the discussion.
Tonye (Denver, CO)
David (Hollywood, FL)
Bob (Houston, TX)
very smart on immigration
Xavier (Passaic, NJ)
Very informtive. A must for any criminal defense attorney
Robert (New York, NY)
informative and concise.
Geni (Fresno, CA)
Nicole (Los Angeles, CA)
Very interesting. He was very articulate.
Jeremiah (Ooltewah, TN)
One of the best on Lawline.
Philip (Leonardtown, MD)
Ricardo (McAllen, TX)
Very practical information for today's world.
Richard (New York, NY)
Rahul Manchanda is one of the best CLE instructors that I have encountered on LawLine.com
Hungyeh (Alhambra, CA)
William (New York, NY)
this is an area of the law which i am very interested in.
Monica (Alexandria, VA)
It was a great summary of this area of law - very helpful.
William (Jacksonville, FL)
Very difficult subject for those not versed in it but well done
James (Alexandria , VA)
Compliments to Rahul as I believe he correctly used terms such as illegal alien and immigrant, which is absolutely necessary to understand what is going on. Thanks
David (Mandeville, LA)
Very thorough and knowledgeable. Great job!
Ruth (Chicago, IL)
A thorough and clear treatment of a complicated subject.
Tina (New york, NY)
William (The Woodlands, TX)
Terriffic speaker!!! Great written materials and practical, hard hitting advice. Well done!!!
Robert (Midvale, UT)
Margarita (Chicago, IL)
excellent immigration primer
STEPHEN (AUBURN, WA)
Great program, lots of material.
Joan (Sarasota, FL)
this was one of the best presentations. The presenter Rahul Manchanda had an excellent modulated speaking voice that was easy to follow, he offered good suggestions, clarified the points he was making. Overall, a thorough and well presented program.
Adam (Rochester, MI)
I liked that Mr. Manchanda gave real world examples and solutions to potential problems an attorney could face in immigration law.
Kira (Ozone Park, NY)
Michael (St. George, UT)
This course coupled with the Padilla vs. Kentucky course is just outstanding!! These courses are a must for anyone practicing criminal defense. Thank you Lawline for having these courses.
Joseph (Weston, FL)
Excellent speaker; with very well organized outline.
Steven (Ponte Vedra Beach, FL)
Timely topic, well presented.
Michael (Springfield, NJ)
Harry (Springfield, VA)
benjamin (Jacksonville, FL)
Kevin (New Hyde Park, NY)
Jamie (pueblo, CO)
I was surprised to find out the new tougher restrictions and I thought that Mr. Manchanda did a good job of getting across the need to do additional research and additional work when taking on Deportation and Removal cases under the new laws.
Patricia (Dade City, FL)
Good overview of a complex topic.
Benjamin (Dallas, TX)
Nadia (San Francisco, CA)
Terrific overview of a very difficult subject.
Roy (Tallahassee, FL)
Very informative and comprehensive overview of the subject by an experienced and knowledgeable practioner. Highly recommended.
Darin (Beverly Hills, CA)
Very good notes...good details that were easy to follow along with.
michael (STANTON, DE)
speaker a master of his material and it showed in his presentation.
Andrew (San Jose, CA)
Job well done!
Diego (Whittier, CA)
Great introductory course!!!
Karen (Pleasanton, CA)
Good presenter with really good materials.
Elizabeth (Malibu, CA)
Great Job! Good speaker and fervent advocate yet well balanced.
Marissa (Brooklyn, NY)
Edward (New York, NY)
Bennett (New York, NY)
Mike (Jacksonville, FL)
Excellent presentation. Very enlightening for a non-immigration practitioner such as myself.
Patrick (Virginia Beach, VA)
Immigration is a very difficult practice area and requires a good deal of expertise and experience to properly represent a client. This speaker did an excellant job in relating a very difficult area of practice to the novice attorney. Well done.
Folasade (Centreville, VA)
Excellent break down of a complex, and constantly evolving area of Immigration Law. Great!
David (Wilmington, DE)
Very good speaker.
Donna (Arlington, VA)
very good organization of the information and a nice summary of a very complicated area -- I learned a great deal and will use the materials to help some clients currently in removal
Arron (Denver, CO)
Joel (Golden, CO)
One of the best speakers I have seen on Lawline.
Jett (San Ramon, CA)
Excellent overview of deportation issues and strategies. Superb presentation. Kudos to Mr. Manchanda.
Harvey (Jersey City, NJ)
Robert (Arlington, VA)
Excellent presentation, substance and pace. A very interesting, informative CLE.
Joseph (Fairfax, VA)
Great for criminal defense attorney's
Harrison (Jeffersonton, VA)
Probably one of the best CLE I have experienced over the years. Attorney Machanda is knowledgeable, organized, well-spoken, convincing and capable of articulating a wealth of information in a short perido of time for an unsettled, problematic area of practice.
tasneem (Centreville, VA)
very enlightening and a great presenter !
Jesse (Richmond, VA)
Very informative thank you!!!
Charles (San Antonio, TX)
Anupa (Waldorf, MD)
hgjhgh (New York, NY)
Very good, but should run the written material on the screen next to the video.
Joe (New York, NY)
Very informative, but should have had the written materials appear alongside the video.
Ricardo (Alexandria, VA)
Thomas (Washington, DC)
True command of the subject matter. I learned a great deal!
Mark (Wrightsville Beach, NC)
Never knew anything about immigration law prior to this-very timely
Melvin (Jackson, MS)
I appreciated his tactical tips.
Paul (Wharton, TX)
Mr. Manchanda was well organized and presented the material in a way that kept 2 hours of CLE interesting.
Mark (Rockford, IL)
Very informative and useful. My practice is mostly criminal and the implications on clients who are not us citizens are many times far more severe than the underlying criminal charges. Great seminar good presentation.
Elizabeth (Osprey, FL)
Excellent lecturer. Great materials- I enjoyed learning about Coram Nobis which I think may be of use to help people overcome the negative employmen teffects of decades-old convictions. Thanks.
sandra (northbrook, IL)
I thought this presenter was one of the best that lawline has provided. Material was succinct, interesting and informative.
Gary D. (Chicago, IL)
The presenter did an excellent job.
Mazyar (Bolingbrook, IL)
Probably the best speaker so far.
Arthur (Washington, DC)
Well paced, very effective teaching style
Precious (Brooklyn, NY)
Good treatment of this area of law especially as it relates to criminal law convictions.
Ralph (Hollywood, FL)
well presented and very informative. worth downloading to mp3
Gilbert (Van Nuys, CA)
Joanne (Flower Mound, TX)
Darren (South Riding, VA)
Charles (Coram, NY)
Very interesting and relevant
Susan (Larchmont, NY)
Good practical case examples.
Ruthanne (Spring Valley, NY)
great for atty. with general practice
Beth (West New York, NJ)
Very thorough presentation; it helps to have a criminal law background to understand the points; speaker really addressed the practice considerations for legal aid attornies
Antonia (Burke, VA)
very impressed with the quality of the teaching.
Paul (Apollo Beach, FL)
Excellent with many practice tips and details.
H. Michael (Willowbrook, IL)
Peter (Highland Park, IL)
Very timely and interesting infornmation. A good general overview.
James (Chicago, IL)
christina (long grove, IL)
wonderful and clear presentation on a very interesting subject!!
Susan (Belmont, CA)
Mr Manchanda's delivery style is engaging and effective.
Elizabeth (Naperville, IL)
The presenter had a nice style. Content was well organized and had a logical flow to it. Did not seem scripted.
Andrea (New Orleans, LA)
Interesting material since I do not work in this area.
Celia (Chicago, IL)
Joe (Glen Allen, VA)
This was the most informative course thus far. Although I do not practice in this area, I thought the CLE course was excellent - both informative as well as nicely presented. The speaker did a very good job!
Rebecca (Chicago, IL)
dry but well done.
Ify (HOUSTON, TX)
Erik (LISLE, IL)
JACKLINE (CHICAGO, IL)
This is a great seminar. How often, and where does he give other seminars?
Elisa (Chicago, IL)
This course is highly rated, and it did not disappoint. I've already got several useful strategies to use with current clients.
lauren (chicago, IL)
Very relevant to the current issues of immigration.
Somaly (Vienna, VA)
excellent primer - interesting too
stephen (chicago, IL)
very interesting subject matter
Richard (Austin, TX)
An excellent course to help the attorney line up their thoughts about how to handle any potential deportation and removal case. Clear, concise, easy to listen to.
Homer (Brooklyn, NY)
great and informative, particularly in the area of the different waivers.
JAMES (TINELY PARK, IL)
great job with alot areas to discuss
steven (Boston, MA)
outstanding review of subject matter
Steve (delray beach, FL)
Jon (Washington, DC)
Marjorie (River Grove, IL)
Cecil (Jersey City, NJ)
Theodore (Soth Jamesport, NY)
Thomas (Scottsdale, AZ)
Deftly handled presentation of a complex subject area by someone who has mastered the material. Excellent presentation style.
William (Tallahassee, FL)
This subject was difficult. However the speaker did a good job of going over it in an orderly fashion. This is a good subject for Florida lawyers especially to be familiar with.
James (Riverhead, NY)
Johnson (Houston, TX)
I loved it
Savonala (Durham, NC)
Soumya (Arlington, VA)
Overall good course
Eric (Diamond Bar, CA)
adrienne (LOS ANGELES, CA)
presenter was really high energy and clear. I really learned a lot from this session. very informative and practical.
stuart (great falls, VA)
VERY IMFORMATIVE. VERY INTERESTING. VERY KNOWLEDGEABLE.
Stephen (Fullerton, CA)
Ralph (San Gabriel, CA)
very detailed,informative,knowledgeable, and well presented.
Michael (Lebanon, NH)
Very interesting topic presented by an obviously well qualified speaker.
Elizabeth (Sacramento, CA)
Douglas (Menlo Park, CA)
This was excellent.
Beth Florence (Beverly Hills, CA)
Ameneh (Torrance, CA)
This speaker was coherent and easy to follow. I was initially dreading the two hour session but the speaker made it easy.
Mitchell (Jupiter, FL)
Interesting and speaker was good and clear.
John (Van Nuys, CA)
Wow, there is a lot of material, the guy doesn't miss abeat but you wuld havve to practice a long time to know the ins and outs but it was a godd course as almost all my clients are latino
John (Madisonville, LA)
Thank you. Well done.
Daniel G. (Metairie, LA)
Superb. Would be interested in further online CLE offered by Mr. Manchanda.
Theressa (Florence, KY)
Engaging speaker from a zealous advocate who still provided a balanced analysis.
DANIEL (BEVERLY HILLS, CA)
great speaker and good topic
kelly (McLean, VA)
Mr. Manchanda did a fantastic job! To carry the ball for 2 hours like that was remarkable. Must be a great advocate.
Michael (Irvine, CA)
Wil (Freeport, NY)
Interesting area of law presented compellingly.
Michael A. (Los Angeles, CA)
Alberto (San Antonio, TX)
Kathryn (Brooklyn, NY)
Phyllis (Chicago, IL)
extremely informative and interesting
Edward (Arlington, VA)
robert (rockville, MD)
good overview on immigration deportation and removal defenses
Jeffrey (Washington, DC)
Theresa (Washington, DC)
Rahul is a wonderful speaker and clearly a master of his practice area.
Rebecca (Arlington, VA)
This has been truly the best online course I have taken. Very informative and valuable information.
E Kemper (Springfield, VA)
Speaker really knows his way around in the Imigration, Deportation & Removal issues
Joseph (Arlington, VA)
Great introduction to the subject matter
Jessica (Arlington, VA)
Good comprehensive course
Amy (williamsburg, VA)
Scott (Winfield, IL)
he really knows his stuff
adam (Rolling Meadows, IL)
Good overview of the topic