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How to Do an Intake for NCLegalClinic | 1.5 CLE
Apr
24
3:30 PM15:30

How to Do an Intake for NCLegalClinic | 1.5 CLE

  • Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This 90 minute training* will be presented by Chase Haller, Staff Attorney with Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic and will be beneficial for attorneys interested in doing intakes at one of the Clinic’s intake sites. This training is intended for attorneys who are licensed to practice law in Indiana with the status of “active in good standing.” Participants will learn more about the Clinic’s vision for intake and how to do high-quality intakes on the most common legal issues that our low-income neighbors confront.

Participants will gain a working knowledge of the Clinic’s “Intake Guide for Volunteer Attorneys.” This training would also be well-suited to volunteer attorneys interested in making a monthly commitment to do intake at one of the Clinic’s intake sites.

*1.5 CLE Credits

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Webinar: Landlord/Tenant Disputes | 1 CLE
Feb
20
12:00 PM12:00

Webinar: Landlord/Tenant Disputes | 1 CLE

This CLE course presented by the Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic's Consumer Justice Program will provide a road map for assisting tenants with landlord/tenant disputes. This training will cover topics such as upholding lease agreements, statutory tenant and landlord obligations, common issues for low-income tenants, and eviction procedures and case strategies.

This course deals directly with legal issues facing low-income tenants and information on how to best evaluate and defend evictions or enforce landlord obligations.

This is a LIVE webinar and not an in-person CLE. A link to the LIVE webinar will be emailed to registrants closer to the event date.

- 1 General CLE credit -

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Webinar: Justice & Human Flourishing | 1 CLE
Jan
30
12:00 PM12:00

Webinar: Justice & Human Flourishing | 1 CLE

This CLE webinar will provide an overview of various concepts related to justice and the importance of seeking justice by attorneys in their practice of law. This training will cover topics such as historic theories of justice from various philosophical traditions, the importance of pro bono service in the life of the attorney, and practical ways that attorneys can enact justice in their practices. By participating in this training, attendees will have a greater understanding of the importance of doing justice so that humans may flourish and be better equipped for the practice of law in various situations, including engaging in pro bono service.

This is a LIVE webinar and not an in-person CLE. A link to the LIVE webinar will be emailed to registrants closer to the event date.

- 1 CLE credit -

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Webinar: Understanding Asylum Law | 1 CLE
Nov
16
12:00 PM12:00

Webinar: Understanding Asylum Law | 1 CLE

This CLE webinar will cover the basics of asylum law including the origin of the law, procedures for seeking asylum, and recent developments and trends. By participating in this training, attendees will have a greater understanding of the process immigrants go through when seeking asylum in the United States

This is a LIVE webinar and not an in-person CLE. A link to the LIVE webinar will be emailed to registrants closer to the event date.

- 1 CLE credit -

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Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day | 1 CLE | One-day Volunteer Event
Oct
27
9:00 AM09:00

Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day | 1 CLE | One-day Volunteer Event

  • Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Refugee Adjustment Clinic Day aims to address a growing need in the Indianapolis immigrant community; that of helping refugees apply for permanent residency without the financial burden of hiring private attorneys. Volunteering this Saturday provides a chance to be part of one of the most significant milestones of many refugees' lives.

Volunteer opportunities are available for attorneys, law students, general volunteers, and interpreters (Burmese, Arabic, French, Tigrinya, Swahili).

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Webinar: Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 1 CLE
Oct
25
12:00 PM12:00

Webinar: Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 1 CLE

This CLE webinar will provide an overview of the various immigration case types we see at the Clinic. This training will cover topics such as DACA, Family Reunification, Asylum, Naturalization, Status Adjustments, SIJs, the U Visa, and the Violence Against Women Act.

This is a LIVE webinar and not an in-person CLE. A link to the LIVE webinar will be emailed to registrants closer to the event date.

- 1 CLE credit -

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How to Do an Intake for NCLegal Clinic | 1.5 CLE
Oct
24
4:00 PM16:00

How to Do an Intake for NCLegal Clinic | 1.5 CLE

  • Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This 90 minute training* will be presented by Chase Haller, Staff Attorney with Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic and will be beneficial for attorneys interested in doing intakes at one of the Clinic’s intake sites. This training is intended for attorneys who are licensed to practice law in Indiana with the status of “active in good standing.” Participants will learn more about the Clinic’s vision for intake and how to do high-quality intakes on the most common legal issues that our low-income neighbors confront.

*1.5 CLE Credits

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Naturalization Day | 1 CLE | One-Day Volunteer Event
Sep
15
9:00 AM09:00

Naturalization Day | 1 CLE | One-Day Volunteer Event

  • Ben Davis University High School (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Naturalization Day is an opportunity to assist immigrant neighbors in the naturalization process. We will provide a 1 hour CLE training for attorneys on how to appropriately complete immigration forms N-400 Application for Naturalization and I-912 Request for Fee Waiver. After this training, attorneys and other volunteers will be able to assist pro bono clients applying for U.S. citizenship.

Volunteer opportunities are available for attorneys, law students, Spanish interpreters, and general volunteers.

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Webinar: Hot Topics in Immigration Law | 1 CLE
Aug
21
12:00 PM12:00

Webinar: Hot Topics in Immigration Law | 1 CLE

This course will review the recent decisions of the Attorney General such as Matter of A-B- and the Policy Memorandum affecting the issuance of Notices to Appear. The course will also review the current crisis at the border and the legal history of the Flores Settlement.

This is a LIVE webinar and not an in-person CLE. A link to the LIVE webinar will be emailed to registrants closer to the event date.

- 1 CLE credit -

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Naturalization Day | 1 CLE | One-Day Volunteer Event
Jun
2
8:00 AM08:00

Naturalization Day | 1 CLE | One-Day Volunteer Event

  • Douglas MacArthur Kindergarten Academy (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Naturalization Day is an opportunity to help lawful permanent residents become citizens of the United States. Aimee Korolev, Directing Attorney at Indiana Legal Services' Immigrants' and Language Rights Center, will train volunteer attorneys on how to complete immigration form N-400, Application for Naturalization. Then, volunteer attorneys will meet directly with clients from partnering organizations to complete the application.

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Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 2 CLE
Jun
1
8:00 AM08:00

Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 2 CLE

A CLE course presented by the Immigrant and Victim Justice Programs that will provide an overview of various immigration cases. This training will cover topics such as DACA, Family Reunification, Asylum, Naturalization, Status Adjustments, SIJS, the U Visa, and the Violence Against Women Act.

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Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day | 1 CLE | One-day Volunteer Event
Apr
21
9:00 AM09:00

Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day | 1 CLE | One-day Volunteer Event

  • Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic will be hosting Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day. RAD Day aims to address a growing need in the Indianapolis immigrant community -- that of helping refugees apply for permanent residency without the financial burden of hiring private attorneys. Volunteering this Saturday provides a chance to be part of one of the most significant milestones of many refugees' lives.

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Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 2 CLE
Mar
2
8:00 AM08:00

Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 2 CLE

A CLE course presented by the Immigrant and Victim Justice Programs that will provide an overview of various immigration cases. This training will cover topics such as DACA, Family Reunification, Asylum, Naturalization, Status Adjustments, SIJS, the U Visa, and the Violence Against Women Act.

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How to Do an Intake for NCLegal Clinic | 1.5 CLE
Dec
5
4:00 PM16:00

How to Do an Intake for NCLegal Clinic | 1.5 CLE

  • Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This 90 minute training* will be presented by Brian Dunkel, Director of Legal Services with Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic's and be beneficial for attorneys interested in doing intakes at one of the Clinic’s intake sites. This training is intended for attorneys who are licensed to practice law in Indiana with the status of “active in good standing.”  Participants will learn more about the Clinic’s vision for intake and how to do high-quality intakes on the most common legal issues that our low-income neighbors confront.

*1.5 CLE Credits

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Immigrant and Victim Justice CLE Seminar
Dec
1
8:30 AM08:30

Immigrant and Victim Justice CLE Seminar

The Immigrant and Victim Justice CLE Seminar aims to equip attorneys with the knowledge and skills to assist pro bono immigrant clients with a variety of case types. This CLE will cover the following topics: Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Refugees, Asylum, U-Visas, Protective Orders, the Violence Against Women Act, and Ethical Issues When Dealing with Immigrant Clients.

Full-Day or Half-Day tickets available.
7 CLE credits | 1 Ethics credit
Lunch Provided

This event is in partnership with Barnes & Thornburg, LLP.

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Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day | 1 CLE credit
Nov
4
10:00 AM10:00

Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day | 1 CLE credit

Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic will be hosting Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day. RAD Day aims to address a growing need in the Indianapolis immigrant community -- that of helping refugees apply for permanent residency without the financial burden of hiring private attorneys. Volunteering this Saturday provides a chance to be part of one of the most significant milestones of many refugees' lives.

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Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day | 1 CLE credit
Oct
14
10:00 AM10:00

Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day | 1 CLE credit

In partnership with Exodus Refugee Immigration, Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic will be hosting Refugee Adjustment (RAD) Day. RAD Day aims to address a growing need in the Indianapolis immigrant community -- that of helping refugees apply for permanent residency without the financial burden of hiring private attorneys. Volunteering this Saturday provides a chance to be part of one of the most significant milestones of many refugees' lives.

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Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 2 CLE
Oct
6
2:00 PM14:00

Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 2 CLE

  • Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Immigrant Justice Program at the Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic serves hundreds of low-income immigrant families every year with a variety of legal needs. In this CLE, Rachel Van Tyle, Immigrant Justice Program staff attorney, will give an update regarding DACA, and present on Family Reunification, Asylum, Naturalization, Status Adjustments, SIJS, and Guardianship.

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U Visa Clinic (One-Day Volunteer Event)
Jul
22
8:30 AM08:30

U Visa Clinic (One-Day Volunteer Event)

  • Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

U Visa Clinic Day aims to address a growing need in the Indianapolis immigrant community -- that of helping low-income immigrant victims of crime to apply for U Nonimmigrant Status (U Visa) without the financial burden of hiring private legal assistance. Volunteering Saturday, July 22nd, provides a chance to interact directly with clients in a meaningful way and be a part of an important step in empowering our immigrant neighbors to have a voice and seek justice for themselves. 

Volunteer opportunities are available for attorneys, interpreters (Spanish), law students, and general volunteers.

In the morning, Staff Attorney Erica Harrigan will deliver a briefing on how to properly complete U Visa paperwork. Afterwards, volunteers will help clients complete their U Visa paperwork.

Volunteer opportunities are available for attorneys, interpreters (Spanish), law students, and general volunteers. Lunch will be provided.

8:30 am – 4 pm (attorneys)
11:30 am – 4 pm (interpreters, law students, general volunteers)

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How to Do an Intake for NCLegal Clinic | 1.3 CLE
Jun
21
4:00 PM16:00

How to Do an Intake for NCLegal Clinic | 1.3 CLE

  • Duke Energy Regional Office: Plainfield (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This 1 hour 15 minute training* will be presented by Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic's Director of Legal Services, Brian Dunkel, and will be beneficial for potential or current volunteer attorneys interested in doing intakes at one of the Clinic’s intake sites. Participants will learn more about the Clinic’s vision for intake and how to do high-quality intakes on the most common legal issues that our low-income neighbors confront.

This is a free event. REGISTER HERE

*1.3 CLE Credits

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The U Visa and Protective Orders | 2 CLE
Jun
7
2:00 PM14:00

The U Visa and Protective Orders | 2 CLE

This presentation will provide an overview of the Indiana Civil Protection Order Act and how it can be used to increase the safety of survivors of domestic violence. This presentation will also provide a review of the basic pleadings and forms used in these cases. The U Visa presentation will focus on the U nonimmigrant application process made possible by the Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act (VTVPA). We will discuss the requirements for the petition as well as an overview of the application process itself. 2 CLE credits. This presentation is available for Attorneys, Law Students, and Advocates. Read more 

Ticket Price | $50.00  Register Today 

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Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 2 CLE
Mar
31
2:00 PM14:00

Intro to Pro Bono Immigration Law | 2 CLE

Join us March 31st as Staff Attorney Rachel Van Tyle covers the top trending immigration case types received at the Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic. In addition, Program Manager Brandon Fitzsimmons will highlight our Intake System and field a discussion on how to best meet your client's needs while managing cross-cultural client relationships. Register HERE.

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