Representing Arab and Muslim-Americans in the Post-9/11 Era

Sept. 14, 2016, 12:30 p.m.

Classes & Workshops

State Bar of Georgia Conference Center 104 Marietta St Atlanta, GA 30303

Event Description

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This program is meant for attorneys specifically.

September 14, 2016 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Co-sponsored by Project South and Alston & Bird LLP

This seminar has been approved for 3.5 CLE hours by the Georgia State Bar.

Program Chair: Azadeh Shahshahani, Legal and Advocacy Director, Project South                                                             


12 pm            Lunch (provided)

12:30 pm       Welcoming Remarks

12:35 pm       When the American Dream is Denied to Some (Challenging naturalization

                       and Green Card delays)

                       Dustin Baxter, Kuck Immigration Partners LLC

                       Jama Ibrahim, Ibrahim & Rao

1:15 pm         When the FBI Comes Knocking (Representing clients approached by law

                       enforcement for questioning)

                       Jack Martin, Martin Brothers

2:00 pm          Break

2:15 pm          Liberty for All? (What to do when public institutions engage in religious


                       Daniel Mach, Director, ACLU Program on Freedom of Religion and Belief

3:15 pm          Cracking Down on Dissent (Representing clients subpoenaed by a Grand    


                       Akil Secret, The Secret Firm, P.C.

3:55 pm          Closing Remarks 

4:00 pm          Adjourn

Edit This Event Last Edited By: Azadeh Shahshahani on Aug. 30, 2016, 12:01 a.m.