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The Immigration Section and Criminal Law Section of the Barristers Club present
Ethical Duties of Representing NonCitizens in Criminal Court

January 23, 2018: 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm
MCLE Credits - 1 H, in Legal Ethics; Light Refreshments Provided
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Navigating a Minefield: The Ethical Duties of Representing Non-Citizens in Criminal Court

Zachary Nightingale
Partner, Van Der Hout, Brigagliano, and Nightingale

Ali Saidi
Deputy Public Defender, Contra Costa County

Helen Lawrence
The Law Office of Helen Lawrence

Kirsten Haigh
Law Offices of Douglas L. Rappaport

• How should criminal law attorneys advise non-citizen clients when the clients’ interests in criminal court and in immigration court diverge?
• How can criminal law attorneys fulfill their duties of competence and diligence owed to non-citizen clients?
• When should criminal attorneys involve immigration attorneys in the legal process?

Barristers Immigration Section Co-Chairs: Shuting Chen, Law Office of Shuting Chen & Emily Wilson, Becker & Lee
Barristers Criminal Law Section Co-Chairs: Maria Belyi, Law Office of Maria Melyi & Kirsten Haigh, Law Offices of Douglas L. Rappaport


BASF Conference Center
301 Battery Street
3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111


MCLE Registration: 4:30-5:00 p.m.
Refreshments/Program: 5:00-6:15 p.m.


BASF Student Member$25.00
Section Member$40.00
BASF Member$50.00

Note: All prices increase by $10.00 on the day of the program.

Event Code: B181285

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