Maris J. Liss heads up the appellate litigation practice at George P. Mann and Associates, a boutique immigration firm in Farmington Hills, Michigan. She litigates at the BIA, Federal Circuit Courts of Appeal (mostly the Sixth Circuit) and in Federal District Court. Maris is a co-editor of American Immigration Lawyer’s Association (AILA) Immigration Litigation Toolbox, 5th Edition published in March 2016. The Immigration Litigation Toolbox teaches administrative, federal district court and circuit court litigation.
Maris is a graduate of Columbia Law School and Barnard College. She has served terms on the AILA National Amicus Committee and on the AILA National Litigation Steering Committee.
SELECTED SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS
Live Panelist, Naturalization Cases in Federal Court (Masters Level) June 2016
Authored article for AILA publication in connection with this panel.
Live Panelist, Habeas, EAJA and Declaratory Judgment Actions May 2015
Podcast Panelist, The Lost Art of Briefing Oct. 2014
Live Panelist, Litigating Appeals at the Board of Immigration Appeals Nov. 2014
Best Practices in Challenging Agency Action, May 2014; The C Words: Citizenship,