Charles, St Marys, Calvert, Counties Family Law Presentation 8.13.2020 [pdf]

This presentation addresses issues that arise in family law proceedings involving immigrant victims of domestic violence, child abuse, sexual assault, stalking, and human trafficking and their children. This presentation teaches family court litigation strategies that inform judges about the immigration related abuse and immigration remedies that protect victims. These strategies encompass countering perpetrators’ attempts to use victims’ immigration status in family court cases. It reviews VAWA Confidentiality and obtaining U visa certifications as well as SIJS findings from family court judges.