Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 16, 2009
On Thursday, April 30, 2009, Attorneys Nikki Mehrpoo Jacobson and Susan S. Han, Los Angeles-based experts in the complex area of immigration will be the featured speakers at Christ Chapel of the Valley's Community Seminar and Workshop (Know Your Immigration Rights) at 11050 Hartsook Street, North Hollywood, California from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
The Seminar is designed to explain to the community their rights & options under the complex American immigration rules. This event is free and open to the public. This is the community's opportunity to get answers to immigration questions by experienced and trustworthy immigration attorneys.
Ms. Jacobson and Ms. Han are nationally recognized immigration lawyers, having engaged in legislative advocacy as well as working on policy issues with USCIS and the Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) for many years. They have practiced law in Los Angeles, CA for over eleven years and are active members of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.
Christ Chapel Of The Valley's Free Community Immigration Seminar & Workshop - Know Your Immigration Rights
Date: Thursday, April 30, 2009
Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Christ Chapel of the Valley
Street: 11050 Hartsook Street, North Hollywood, CA 91601
Phone: (213) 620-0222
Email: RSVP (at) GreenCard4You (dot) com
Topics to be covered include:
What Are My Rights?
Do I Qualify For A Work Permit?
How Do I Get A Work Permit?
Do I Qualify To Asylum?
How Do I Get Asylum?
Do I Qualify For A Green Card?
How Do I Get A Green Card?
Do I Qualify For Citizenship?
How Do I Get Citizenship?
and much more
Question & Answer Session
Spanish Translator Onsite
Jacobson & Han LLP
Jacobson & Han LLP, one of the country's leading full service immigration law firms, provides free, on-site seminars and workshops on important issues in immigration law for community organizations, student groups (international students), religious organizations, employers and more.
About Nikki Mehrpoo Jacobson
E-mail: Nikki (at) GreenCard4You (dot) com
Nikki Mehrpoo Jacobson is a founding partner of Jacobson & Han LLP. She is an experienced attorney and immigration rights advocate. Ms. Jacobson has been practicing law since 1997 and has successfully represented hundreds of clients before the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS - formerly INS), the United States Federal Courts and the Superior Courts of California.
Ms. Jacobson has extensive experience in Immigration Law; including, deportation and removal proceedings before the Immigration Court, Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA), and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. She has successfully represented clients in political asylum, withholding of deportation, cancellation of removal, and criminal and fraud waiver cases.
Additionally, she represents clients from all over the world before the USCIS, U.S. Embassies, and Consulates assisting them with consular processing, visas, adjustment of status, citizenship, naturalization hearings, various waivers, corporate immigration and employment matters, labor certifications, non-immigrant visas, and permanent residency options.
Ms. Jacobson is a member and very active in the American Immigration Lawyers Association (Southern California Chapter: Immigration Court-EOIR Liaison), the Los Angeles County Bar Association (Executive Member of the Immigration Law Section), Culver Marina Bar Association and several other legal associations.
She is an active lecturer on various immigration topics and legal ethics. She is also a distinguished Assistant Professor of Law at West Los Angeles College.
Ms. Jacobson obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science (cum laude ) from California State University, Northridge in 1994. She earned her Juris Doctor degree from Pepperdine University School of Law in 1997. She was admitted to the California State Bar in 1997. She is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
Ms. Jacobson is a refugee from Iran and her second language is Farsi.
About Susan S. Han
E-mail: Susan (at) GreenCard4You (dot) com
Ms. Susan S. Han is a founding partner at the law firm of Jacobson & Han LLP in Los Angeles, California and has extensive experience in Immigration Law and Criminal Law. Ms. Han has been practicing immigration law since 1998 and has successfully represented hundreds of clients before the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS - formerly INS), the Immigration Court and the Appeals Board and Courts.
Before becoming a partner in Jacobson & Han LLP, Ms. Han was the supervising attorney and head of the immigration department for several small and mid-size law firms. She has vast experience in handling all aspects of immigration law including family-based petitions, business immigration, deportation and removal, asylum, citizenship and naturalization, and appeals at all levels.
Ms. Han received her Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature and Creative Writing from the University of California, Santa Barbara. She graduated with a Juris Doctor degree from Southwestern University School of Law where she earned the American Jurisprudence Award in Constitutional Law. Ms. Han was also selected to be a member of the Moot Court Honors Program where she was an oral advocate for the Products Liability team and competed around the country.
In addition to her practice, Ms. Han is also an adjunct professor at California State University, Los Angeles, where she teaches Immigration Law for the Paralegal Program.
Ms. Han is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of California, the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Ms. Han is an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, the Korean-American Bar Association, and the Los Angeles County Bar Association.
Ms. Han's second language is Korean.
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