Who We Are
The ADDA is dedicated to serving as a voice for the deportation defense bar and improving the fairness and humanity of deportation proceedings. We also serve as a resource for the press, Congressional offices, and individuals and stakeholders interested in learning more about how our Immigration Courts function, and how they can be improved.
December 19 - ADDA Holiday Celebration
6:00 PM - Tribeca's Kitchen
Join us as we honor: Anne Pilsbury, of the Central American Legal Assistance (CALA),
for her many years of exemplary service to the immigrant community.
Buffet Dinner - Cash Bar
$40.00 ADDA Members & Gov’t. Employees $50.00 for Non-members
(Event Generously Subsidized by Youman, Madeo and Fasano, LLP)
November 21 - Best Practices Before the B.I.A.
Lory Rosenberg, a distinguished immigration attorney, and former member of the B.I.A., be provided our members with an overview of “Best Practices Before the B.I.A.”
October 24 - Preparing an Asylum
Case: Theories & Documentation
Labe M. Richaman, Esq., October's Meeting Sponsor, briefly discussed how post-conviction relief can prevent deportation.
September 19 - Trial of a Cancellation Removal Case
Live- direct and expert testimony; objections, procedural and evidentiary issues.