AFFIRMATIVE ASYLUM PROCESS - Domestic Violence Victims


Guest Speaker:  Attorney Rachel M. Self


On April 2, 2013 the Massachusetts Bar Association Immigration Law Section will host a presentation on the affirmative asylum process for victims of domestic violence.  Topics covered will be:


  • Who can file an affirmative asylum application.
  • When you should file the affirmative asylum application.
  • Strengths and weaknesses in your case.
  • How to prepare an affirmative asylum application for your client if he or she is the victim of domestic violence.
  • How to prepare your client .
  • How to document your case.
  • Creative steps that lead to success.

Attorney Self is the founding member of Rachel M. Self, P.C., and appears regularly as a legal analyst for CNN and the Fox News Channel.   Attorney Self represents individuals in criminal and immigration matters; specializing in criminal trial work, deportation defense, and post-conviction relief.


Please R.S.V.P. as space is limited.  This program is free of charge. 


Jean Stevens


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Sponsoring Section:

Immigration Section

Date:Tuesday, April 02, 2013
Time:4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:Massachusetts Bar Association
20 West St
Boston, MA, 02111
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