Clark Hill Attorney Alison Shurtleff Chosen As 2015 Pro Bono Clinic Coordinator For the American Immigration Lawyers Association

Jun 4, 2015

DETROIT, MI – Clark Hill attorney Alison Shurtleff has been nominated to serve as the 2015 Pro Bono Clinic Coordinator for the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA).

In this capacity, Shurtleff has planned a clinic for AILA members from across the United States to participate and provide pro bono services to the community. The clinic will provide education to both attorneys and the general public on current immigration laws and any recent changes. Attendees are educated on the latest fraudulent scams that take advantage of undocumented citizens. To learn more about the AILA’s 2015 Pro Bono Clinic, click here.

AILA is the national association of more than 14,000 attorneys and law professors who practice and teach immigration law. AILA member attorneys represent U.S. families seeking permanent residence for close family members, U.S. businesses seeking talent from the global marketplace, foreign students, entertainers, athletes, and asylum seekers, often on a pro bono basis. Founded in 1946, AILA is a nonpartisan, not-for-profit organization that provides continuing legal education, information, professional services, and expertise through its 39 chapters and over 50 national committees.

Shurtleff is an associate in the Immigration Practice Group in Clark Hill's Washington, D.C., office. Alison has successfully filed hundreds of employment-based immigration cases on behalf of physicians and professionals. She brings extensive knowledge of immigration law to bear in providing premium service to all of the firm's clients.

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