Speaker Laura Peña of the Texas Civil Rights Project will provide information on the following:
* Treatment and Criminal Issues of Asylum Seekers
* Post Separation: Expedited Removal of Parents
* Post Separation: Reunification Process for Children
* Litigation Update
The program will take place on Thursday, September 27 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at The Old Church Winery located at 700 N. Main St. in McAllen. This seminar will provide 1 CLE credit for members of the Women’s Bar Section of the Hidalgo County Bar Association.
The cost to attend the MCLE is $25 per person. To register, please contact Gerry Garcia at 682-2871 or email@example.com or Abraham Garcia at 380-1691 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Immediately following the MCLE, the Hidalgo County Bar Association will also have its Annual Kickoff and Member Drive for lawyers, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. with wine & hors-d’oeuvres provided by house.wine. & bistro.
This event is proudly sponsored by Atlas Electrical, Air Conditioning, Refrigeration, and Plumbing; Linebarger Attorneys at Law; house.wine. & bistro., the Women’s Bar Section of the Hidalgo County Bar Association and the McAllen Chamber’s All About Women Committee.
Members of the planning committee include Past President of the Women’s Bar Section Deborah Cordova; President of the Women’s Bar Section Elizabeth Cantu; President-Elect of the Women’s Bar Section Natasha Martinez; McAllen Chamber of Commerce Vice President of Government Affairs Gerry Garcia; McAllen Chamber of Commerce Board Member Annette Franz; Sharon Almaguer of the Almaguer Law Firm and Hidalgo County Bar Association Membership Services Coordinator Abraham Garcia.